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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
LocalityE Of Biscayne National Park
Latitude25.55
Longitude-79.63333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number214505
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1962-09-27

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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 NameDiaphus splendidus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderMyctophiformes
FamilyMyctophidae
GenusDiaphus
Specific Epithetsplendidus
Specimen
Catalog Number214505
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 14505
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID454D1FF1-2EEC-4C37-94F4-5B1560DC2B91
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD71
Date Collected1962-09-27
Year1962
Month9
Day27
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
Higher GeographyFlorida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityE of Biscayne National Park
Decimal Latitude25.5500000000
Decimal Longitude-79.6333333300
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters417 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-07-14 17:24:41.0
ID454D1FF1-2EEC-4C37-94F4-5B1560DC2B91
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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