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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryBahama Islands
State/ProvinceGrand Bahama Island
LocalityCa 50-75 Km N Of West End, Grand Bahama Id
Latitude27.4833333
Longitude-78.9666667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number202682
Collected ByM/v Combat
Date Collected1957-02-02

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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 NameRhechias vicinalis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyCongridae
GenusRhechias
Specific Epithetvicinalis
Specimen
Catalog Number202682
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 2682
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDFFD8B425-B31B-400A-A5CA-FADC683DF04E
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM/V Combat
Field NumberCOM236
Date Collected1957-02-02
Year1957
Month2
Day2
Locality
CountryBahama Islands
State / ProvinceGrand Bahama Island
Higher GeographyGrand Bahama Island, Bahama Islands, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Localityca 50-75 km N of West End, Grand Bahama Id
Decimal Latitude27.4833333
Decimal Longitude-78.9666667
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2017-09-18 14:02:16.0
IDFFD8B425-B31B-400A-A5CA-FADC683DF04E
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