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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNebraska
County/ParishPlatte
Locality2.2 Mi. N, 0.5 Mi. W Columbus Post Office, Columbus Drain; T17n-r1e-sec.7 Nw1/4, Sw1/4
Latitude41.463226
Longitude-97.359723
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number73010
Collected ByJ. Lynch
Date Collected1989-10-15

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https://www.cumv.cornell.edu/

The CUMV Fish Collection was established shortly after the founding of the university in 1865. Many of our earliest specimens were collected by well-known researchers such as David Starr Jordan, Carl Eigenmann, Charles Frederick Hartt and Seth Meek. By 1935, the collection contained only 3,000 lots, but during the following 35 years, Edward Raney and his students built the finest collection of eastern North American freshwater fishes in existence today. In Collette and Lachner's (1976) report on fish collections in the United States and Canada, the CUMV Fish Collection ranked thirteenth among all collections and fourth among National Resource Centers in North America. Although there is worldwide representation of both marine and freshwater species, the bulk of the collection is strongly representative of freshwater fishes from eastern North America and has formed the basis for numerous systematic works on the North American fish fauna. Much of the material is in large geographic series, and many sites have been sampled repeatedly through extended periods of time. Some specimens are from the original New York State Biological Survey (1926–1939). Many of our collections are from the highly industrialized Northeast and Middle Atlantic states and thus document earlier faunas in habitats now greatly altered, and we have repeated samples through time from many of these localities. The primary activities for the last several years has been collection building efforts directed toward African freshwater fishes.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu

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3ddf0c8d-f472-11e6-8713-0050569523c7. 73010. CUMV Fish Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/4fecde59-9f59-44eb-ab6f-4a50b4ed85cf. Accessed on October 23, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFundulus sciadicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Cyprinodontiformes | Fundulidae | Fundulus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyFundulidae
GenusFundulus
Specific Epithetsciadicus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number73010
Preparationswhole organism (isopropanol) - 1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3ddf0c8d-f472-11e6-8713-0050569523c7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Lynch
Field NumberJDLY 89-158
Date Collected1989-10-15
Verbatim Date Collected15/10/1989
Year1989
Month10
Day15
Start Day of Year288
End Day of Year288
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNebraska
CountyPlatte
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Nebraska | Platte County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality2.2 mi. N, 0.5 mi. W Columbus Post Office, Columbus Drain; T17N-R1E-Sec.7 NW1/4, SW1/4
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Nebraska | Platte County | 2.2 mi. N, 0.5 mi. W Columbus Post Office, Columbus Drain; T17N-R1E-Sec.7 NW1/4, SW1/4
Decimal Latitude41.463226
Decimal Longitude-97.359723
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters824
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByKaty Wichman
Georeferenced Date2013-03-13
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-03-22
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