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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryHaiti
State/ProvinceHispaniola
County/ParishOuest
LocalityNw End Of Etang Saumatre
Latitude18.607587
Longitude-72.042531
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number93503
Collected ByThorbjarnasson, John
Date Collected1983-02-04

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The UF Fish Collection, dating to 1917, contains 214,205 lots and 2,300,803 specimens. Included are representatives of 8,250 species from 400 families. The collection includes 93 primary types and approximately 1,600 lots of secondary types representing 563 species. Also in the collection are 5,825 specimens of disarticulated and articulated skeletons representing 875 species. Especially notable are historic collections of large and important marine fishes as well as rapidly growing collections of freshwater fishes from Southeast Asia. In 2006, the museum expanded its program to archive frozen tissue samples with a newly established UF Genetic Resources Collection. Tissues of fishes are stored in -20ºC freezers and number 4,150 samples of 900 species. All specimens and tissues are databased online and available for loan.

Contacts

Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameStrongylura timucu
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyBelonidae
GenusStrongylura
Specific Epithettimucu
Specimen
Catalog Number93503
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6A0D356E-A116-4E25-B2C3-AB31D21DB1A2
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByThorbjarnasson, John
Field NumberJBT040
Date Collected1983-02-04
Year1983
Month2
Day4
Locality
CountryHaiti
State / ProvinceHispaniola
CountyOuest
Higher GeographyOuest, Hispaniola, Haiti, Greater Antilles
ContinentGreater Antilles
LocalityNW end of Etang Saumatre
Decimal Latitude18.6075870000
Decimal Longitude-72.0425310000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1994-12-22 00:00:00.0
ID6A0D356E-A116-4E25-B2C3-AB31D21DB1A2
dwc:eventRemarksjumped into boat at night
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