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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityRoadside Ditch Off Road Between North Canal Dr. And 344th Street (palm Dr.), 7.0 Air-mi. Ese Of Centre Of Homestead.
Latitude25.462825
Longitude-80.365928
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number90493
Collected ByBurkhead, Noel; Et Al.
Date Collected1992-01-14

From Recordset

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 NamePoecilia latipinna
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusPoecilia
Specific Epithetlatipinna
Specimen
Catalog Number90493
PreparationsEtOH - 36
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID126FFDC1-9521-4B08-B5AC-0108D704420F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurkhead, Noel; et al.
Field NumberNMB1299
Date Collected1992-01-14
Year1992
Month1
Day14
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRoadside ditch off road between North Canal Dr. and 344th Street (Palm Dr.), 7.0 air-mi. ESE of centre of Homestead.
Decimal Latitude25.4628250000
Decimal Longitude-80.3659280000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified1992-03-02 00:00:00.0
ID126FFDC1-9521-4B08-B5AC-0108D704420F
dwc:eventRemarksalso in collection party: Stephen J Walsh, Jim D Williams, Bill Loftus, Jayne C Brim and Carter R Gilbert, see field notes for
specimen list