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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
LocalityCaiquire, Los Boquetes, Chinchorro
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number203061
Collected ByMago Leccia, Francisco
Date Collected1956-09-03

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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 NameCentropomus ensiferus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCentropomidae
GenusCentropomus
Specific Epithetensiferus
Specimen
Catalog Number203061
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 3061
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID467F1351-C131-44C8-A24E-22B65F9C3949
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMago Leccia, Francisco
Field NumberZFM203061
Date Collected1956-09-03
Year1956
Month9
Day3
Locality
CountryVenezuela
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityCaiquire, Los Boquetes, Chinchorro
Other
Modified1998-11-18 09:20:28.0
ID467F1351-C131-44C8-A24E-22B65F9C3949
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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