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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach
LocalityNon-native Fish Research Laboratory, Boca Raton, Pond A
Latitude26.35833
Longitude-80.08333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number146228
Collected ByFgfwfc Personnel
Date Collected1982-01-22

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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 NameOreochromis mossambicus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusOreochromis
Specific Epithetmossambicus
Infraspecific Epithetx Oreochromis aureus
Specimen
Catalog Number146228
PreparationsEtOH - 11
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7C4D18AE-40CD-436C-A71E-CFB839261570
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByFGFWFC personnel
Field NumberZFGFWFC146228
Date Collected1982-01-22
Year1982
Month1
Day22
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach
Higher GeographyPalm Beach, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNon-Native Fish Research Laboratory, Boca Raton, Pond A
Decimal Latitude26.3583300000
Decimal Longitude-80.0833300000
Other
Modified2004-09-23 13:47:54.0
ID7C4D18AE-40CD-436C-A71E-CFB839261570
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from specimen label. -A Varandas/September2004
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