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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishTaylor
LocalityAdam's Beach.
Latitude29.88167
Longitude-83.63444
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number65117
Collected BySwift, Camm; Hastings, R
Date Collected1966-08-24

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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 NameTrachinotus falcatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCarangidae
GenusTrachinotus
Specific Epithetfalcatus
Specimen
Catalog Number65117
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 15117
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID2CE9A1E6-ED84-4BAF-B242-B9BB1FF9D3A0
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySwift, Camm; Hastings, R
Field NumberCCS66-114B
Date Collected1966-08-24
Year1966
Month8
Day24
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyTaylor
Higher GeographyTaylor, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityAdam's Beach.
Decimal Latitude29.8816700000
Decimal Longitude-83.6344400000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1999-11-09 14:58:42.0
ID2CE9A1E6-ED84-4BAF-B242-B9BB1FF9D3A0
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