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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryBahama Islands
State/ProvinceElbow Bank
LocalityDrifing Off Gun Cay, Gulf Stream, Stations 3-4, 20, 40 Miles
Latitude25.580391
Longitude-79.29943
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number203372
Collected ByWalters, V
Date Collected1957-11-29

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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 NameCoryphaena equiselis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCoryphaenidae
GenusCoryphaena
Specific Epithetequiselis
Specimen
Catalog Number203372
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 3372
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDD801A1BD-831B-49C1-9E6D-972B82BA686A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWalters, V
Field NumberCRR-BWI19
Date Collected1957-11-29
Year1957
Month11
Day29
Locality
CountryBahama Islands
State / ProvinceElbow Bank
Higher GeographyElbow Bank, Bahama Islands, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Localitydrifing off Gun Cay, Gulf Stream, stations 3-4, 20, 40 miles
Decimal Latitude25.5803910
Decimal Longitude-79.2994300
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1997-09-19 11:27:25.0
IDD801A1BD-831B-49C1-9E6D-972B82BA686A
dwc:eventRemarksVessel Gerda
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