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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
LocalityJust Sw Of Beaufort Inlet
Latitude34.6333333333
Longitude-76.81666666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number39156
Collected ByR/v Silver Bay
Date Collected1961-12-08

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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 NameScophthalmus aquosus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyScophthalmidae
GenusScophthalmus
Specific Epithetaquosus
Specimen
Catalog Number39156
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8C844101-805A-4FF5-BA73-8A5BE0E2375D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Silver Bay
Field NumberSB3640
Date Collected1961-12-08
Year1961
Month12
Day8
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
Higher GeographyNorth Carolina, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityJust SW of Beaufort Inlet
Decimal Latitude34.6333333333
Decimal Longitude-76.8166666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters8 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID8C844101-805A-4FF5-BA73-8A5BE0E2375D
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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