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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityKey Biscayne, Ocean Side About 0.5 Miles North Of Cape Florida Lighthouse.
Latitude25.5113888889
Longitude-80.155
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number121382
Collected ByHeemstra, Phillip; Bernreuter
Date Collected1967-06-23

From Recordset

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 NameHaemulon sciurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyHaemulidae
GenusHaemulon
Specific Epithetsciurus
Specimen
Catalog Number121382
Other Catalog NumbersTABL UNCAT
PreparationsIsOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEAB6090B-80FF-4648-A95F-37CFE31FC69B
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHeemstra, Phillip; Bernreuter
Field NumberTABL67-202
Date Collected1967-06-23
Year1967
Month6
Day23
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityKey Biscayne, ocean side about 0.5 miles north of Cape Florida Lighthouse.
Decimal Latitude25.5113888889
Decimal Longitude-80.1550000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2002-05-03 09:41:19.0
IDEAB6090B-80FF-4648-A95F-37CFE31FC69B
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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