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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityNorth Shore Of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Latitude17.7966666667
Longitude-64.61221944
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number149220
Collected BySmith-vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Date Collected2001-07-24

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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 NameTomicodon reitzae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGobiesociformes
FamilyGobiesocidae
GenusTomicodon
Specific Epithetreitzae
Specimen
Catalog Number149220
Other Catalog NumbersBUIS 1454
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID9CC1C2CF-2C06-4A0D-85E0-2EC543037C69
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySmith-Vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Field NumberBUIS2001-10
Date Collected2001-07-24
Year2001
Month7
Day24
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityNorth shore of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Decimal Latitude17.7966666667
Decimal Longitude-64.6122194400
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2005-06-20 16:24:31.0
ID9CC1C2CF-2C06-4A0D-85E0-2EC543037C69
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksHabitat is coral reef in a lagoon. See detailed field notes for further data. J Seitz/November2004.
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