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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishTompkins County
LocalityOutlet Of Dryden Lake Below Spillway
Latitude42.464068
Longitude-76.280013
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number97319
Collected ByCollector(s): Charles M. Dardia, Elsie Shogren, Sophia C. Orzechowski

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The CUMV Fish Collection was established shortly after the founding of the university in 1865. Many of our earliest specimens were collected by well-known researchers such as David Starr Jordan, Carl Eigenmann, Charles Frederick Hartt and Seth Meek. By 1935, the collection contained only 3,000 lots, but during the following 35 years, Edward Raney and his students built the finest collection of eastern North American freshwater fishes in existence today. In Collette and Lachner's (1976) report on fish collections in the United States and Canada, the CUMV Fish Collection ranked thirteenth among all collections and fourth among National Resource Centers in North America. Although there is worldwide representation of both marine and freshwater species, the bulk of the collection is strongly representative of freshwater fishes from eastern North America and has formed the basis for numerous systematic works on the North American fish fauna. Much of the material is in large geographic series, and many sites have been sampled repeatedly through extended periods of time. Some specimens are from the original New York State Biological Survey (1926–1939). Many of our collections are from the highly industrialized Northeast and Middle Atlantic states and thus document earlier faunas in habitats now greatly altered, and we have repeated samples through time from many of these localities. The primary activities for the last several years has been collection building efforts directed toward African freshwater fishes.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameExoglossum maxillingua
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Actinopterygii; Cypriniformes; Cyprinidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusExoglossum
Specific Epithetmaxillingua
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCharles M. Dardia
Date Identified2012-05-24T12:15
Previous IdentificationsExoglossum maxillingua (accepted ID) identified by Charles M. Dardia on 2012-05-24T12:15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number97319
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=CMD 2012-03
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:97319?seid=2202407
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Charles M. Dardia, Elsie Shogren, Sophia C. Orzechowski
Date Collected2012-05-24T12:15/2012-05-24T12:45
Verbatim Date Collected2012-05-24T12:15-2012-05-24T12:45
Sampling Protocolseine,shocker,dipnet
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyTompkins County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Tompkins County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOutlet of Dryden Lake below spillway
Verbatim LocalityOutlet of Dryden Lake below spillway
HabitatDepth: 0.1 -1 m; Water body width: 5-15 m
Decimal Latitude42.464068
Decimal Longitude-76.280013
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters588
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-28 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-06-24 12:23:33.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:97319?seid=2202407
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiesunformatted measurements=83 mm SL
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoreference Source: Delorme Topo NA; Georeference Date: 20120528; Coordinate Precision: 0.001 degrees
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksimages of collection site on disk
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:97319
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:97319
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2012-05-24T12:15/2012-05-24T12:45
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