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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishSanta Rosa
LocalityPond Creek, At Us Highway 90 In Milton
Latitude30.60746
Longitude-87.0617
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuit
Catalog Number9456
Collected ByWiley, Edward O; Schmidt, Timothy R
Date Collected1988-07-15

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The University of Kansas Ichthyology frozen tissue collection continues to expand rapidly and has broad representation of both marine and freshwater fish diversity - 11,000 individual tissue samples from 2384 taxa (297 families and 1077 genera) and 38 countries (Australia, Belize, Ethiopia, Fiji, Nepal, Seychelles, South Africa and Tonga etc., as well as oceanic localities). The collections and the scope of research activities in the division continue to grow due to the ongoing activities of ichthyology staff and students.

The collection is used by national and international researchers as well as by state and federal agencies. The Division of Ichthyology is designated as a Regional Center in the Midwest and Great Plains Regions (Collette & Lachner 1976, Copeia 1976: 625-642; Poss and Collette 1995, Copeia 1995: 48-70) and is among the top twenty ichthyological collections in the country. Almost 60% of the specimens in the collection are from the Great Plains Region. The collection is an important resource for anyone interested in the region's fishes. The data concerning these faunas are not extensively duplicated by other ichthyological collections.

The tissue collection comprises tissue samples originally collected in liquid nitrogen, DMSO and ethanol and stored in state-of-the-art liquid nitrogen dewars at -170°C. The tissues are made up mostly of muscle tissue but also includes, liver and other internal organs, fin clips and whole specimens. A large proportion of our collection has vouchers held either at KU or at other collections. The provenance of these vouchers is indicated in the database

Contacts

Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmmocrypta bifascia
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPercidae
GenusAmmocrypta
Specific Epithetbifascia
Scientific Name AuthorsWilliams 1975
Specimen
Catalog Number9456
Other Catalog NumbersKU 24862
PreparationsTissue - 0
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUIT
Occurrence ID55211649-9319-45fe-9c23-26af497eb3ac
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Fish Tissue Collection
Basis of RecordMaterialSample
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWiley, Edward O; Schmidt, Timothy R
Field NumberEOW 88-13
Date Collected1988-07-15
Year1988
Month7
Day15
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountySanta Rosa
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States of America, Florida, Santa Rosa
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyBlackwater
LocalityPond Creek, at US Highway 90 in Milton
Decimal Latitude30.60746
Decimal Longitude-87.0617
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2011-06-22 11:43:57.0
ID55211649-9319-45fe-9c23-26af497eb3ac
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesGEOLocate
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarkspopular swimming hole, clear water, sand substrate, slow current, depth to 5', width to 60'.
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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