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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
LocalityOff Venezeula.
Latitude11.6083333333
Longitude-62.775
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number134362
Collected ByR/v Oregon
Date Collected1964-09-24

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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 NamePoecilopsetta inermis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyPleuronectidae
GenusPoecilopsetta
Specific Epithetinermis
Specimen
Catalog Number134362
PreparationsIsOH - 9
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID73142884-B2CA-4787-8330-683AADEEF1EC
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon
Field NumberORE5037
Date Collected1964-09-24
Year1964
Month9
Day24
Locality
CountryVenezuela
Higher GeographyVenezuela, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityOff Venezeula.
Decimal Latitude11.6083333333
Decimal Longitude-62.7750000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2003-10-17 08:58:40.0
ID73142884-B2CA-4787-8330-683AADEEF1EC
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksP. megalops 40# taken.
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