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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach
LocalityS Side Of Jupiter Inlet.
Latitude26.944216
Longitude-80.073995
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number56862
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; Brown, R
Date Collected1957-08-24

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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 NameLutjanus apodus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLutjanidae
GenusLutjanus
Specific Epithetapodus
Specimen
Catalog Number56862
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 6862
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDBB0F9C2E-BBE3-4B86-9839-809725E3FC6A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; Brown, R
Field NumberRC8-2457-1
Date Collected1957-08-24
Year1957
Month8
Day24
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach
Higher GeographyPalm Beach, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityS side of Jupiter Inlet.
Decimal Latitude26.9442160000
Decimal Longitude-80.0739950000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDBB0F9C2E-BBE3-4B86-9839-809725E3FC6A
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