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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalitySe Of Key Largo
Latitude25.0333333333
Longitude-80.31666666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number218650
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1965-04-15

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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 NameIchthyapus ophioneus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyOphichthidae
GenusIchthyapus
Specific Epithetophioneus
Specimen
Catalog Number218650
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 18650
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEF714215-CD6D-4B41-A93E-DBBFAB194108
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD600
Date Collected1965-04-15
Year1965
Month4
Day15
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySE of Key Largo
Decimal Latitude25.0333333333
Decimal Longitude-80.3166666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters40 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1998-03-17 14:05:16.0
IDEF714215-CD6D-4B41-A93E-DBBFAB194108
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