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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
LocalityEast Of Miami
Latitude25.75
Longitude-79.78333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number220371
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1962-12-20

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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 NameBenthosema suborbitale
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderMyctophiformes
FamilyMyctophidae
GenusBenthosema
Specific Epithetsuborbitale
Specimen
Catalog Number220371
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 20371
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3FF60C6A-B9F3-4526-B71D-858A4C266133
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD85
Date Collected1962-12-20
Year1962
Month12
Day20
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
Higher GeographyFlorida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityEast of Miami
Decimal Latitude25.7500000000
Decimal Longitude-79.7833333300
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters425-430 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-07-01 14:53:34.0
ID3FF60C6A-B9F3-4526-B71D-858A4C266133
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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