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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
LocalityE Of Ossabaw Island
Latitude31.8
Longitude-79.58333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number123857
Collected ByM/v Silver Bay
Date Collected1964-05-12

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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 NameTrachurus lathami
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCarangidae
GenusTrachurus
Specific Epithetlathami
Specimen
Catalog Number123857
Other Catalog NumbersTABL 105070
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID316FC3D2-5E17-4DB6-B1AA-21E580306610
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM/V Silver Bay
Field NumberSB5719
Date Collected1964-05-12
Year1964
Month5
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceGeorgia
Higher GeographyGeorgia, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityE of Ossabaw Island
Decimal Latitude31.8000000000
Decimal Longitude-79.5833333300
Maximum Depth in Meters38 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters35 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2002-08-19 12:20:31.0
ID316FC3D2-5E17-4DB6-B1AA-21E580306610
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