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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCayman Islands
State/ProvinceGrand Cayman
LocalityParadise Rocks Ca 300-400 Yds Offshore From N Side Of Georgetown (station 4).
Latitude19.312744
Longitude-81.388484
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number12455
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Tyler, James
Date Collected1964-10-22

From Recordset

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 NameEmblemariopsis bahamensis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyChaenopsidae
GenusEmblemariopsis
Specific Epithetbahamensis
Specimen
Catalog Number12455
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID5600D65A-0B6B-427D-8B40-75102377B182
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Tyler, James
Field NumberCRG64-33
Date Collected1964-10-22
Year1964
Month10
Day22
Locality
CountryCayman Islands
State / ProvinceGrand Cayman
Higher GeographyGrand Cayman, Cayman Islands, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityParadise Rocks ca 300-400 yds offshore from N side of Georgetown (Station 4).
Decimal Latitude19.3127440
Decimal Longitude-81.3884840
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID5600D65A-0B6B-427D-8B40-75102377B182
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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