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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishDesoto
LocalityHorse Creek At State Road 72 Beginning Approximately 50 M Northeast Of Bridge Span And Extending About 100 M Upstream
Latitude27.20004
Longitude-81.98763
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number181919
Collected ByDurbin, Doug; Riedl, S
Date Collected2008-04-24

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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 NameGambusia holbrooki
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusGambusia
Specific Epithetholbrooki
Specimen
Catalog Number181919
PreparationsEtOH - 21
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID5EB68EC6-65EE-4CB1-AAA1-DB838B789E2D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByDurbin, Doug; Riedl, S
Field NumberHCSW4-2008-1
Date Collected2008-04-24
Year2008
Month4
Day24
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyDeSoto
Higher GeographyDeSoto, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHorse Creek at State Road 72 beginning approximately 50 m northeast of bridge span and extending about 100 m upstream
Decimal Latitude27.2000400000
Decimal Longitude-81.9876300000
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2011-08-31 10:31:08.0
ID5EB68EC6-65EE-4CB1-AAA1-DB838B789E2D
dwc:eventRemarksSee specimen labels associated with this collection for further ecological data. No field notes. -MA Phillips/December2009
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