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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
LocalitySw Of Cartagena
Latitude10.2666667
Longitude-76
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number227757
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1966-07-14

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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 NameParexocoetus brachypterus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyExocoetidae
GenusParexocoetus
Specific Epithetbrachypterus
Specimen
Catalog Number227757
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 27757
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8B6B6A08-ECFD-41A0-B062-08413780D0A8
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL382
Date Collected1966-07-14
Year1966
Month7
Day14
Locality
CountryColombia
Higher GeographyColombia, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalitySW of Cartagena
Decimal Latitude10.2666667
Decimal Longitude-76.0000000
Maximum Depth in Meters660 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters350 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1998-10-16 14:40:06.0
ID8B6B6A08-ECFD-41A0-B062-08413780D0A8
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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