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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
Locality30 Mile Rock
Latitude34.2416666667
Longitude-76.59305555
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number24596
Collected ByRoss, Stephen
Date Collected1977-09-12

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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 NameBalistes capriscus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyBalistidae
GenusBalistes
Specific Epithetcapriscus
Specimen
Catalog Number24596
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEB10EA3B-0E24-4248-88C4-D722A3658C20
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRoss, Stephen
Field NumberSWR-SC77-25
Date Collected1977-09-12
Year1977
Month9
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
Higher GeographyNorth Carolina, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality30 Mile Rock
Decimal Latitude34.2416666667
Decimal Longitude-76.5930555500
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDEB10EA3B-0E24-4248-88C4-D722A3658C20
dwc:eventRemarksOriginal field # SWR-SCUBA-77-25.
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