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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryVirgin Islands (uk)
State/ProvinceAnegada
LocalityS Side Of Island Ca 1 Mi W Of Settlement.
Latitude18.718624
Longitude-64.355992
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number66798
Collected ByChapman, Phil
Date Collected1969-07-26

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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 NameAcanthurus bahianus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyAcanthuridae
GenusAcanthurus
Specific Epithetbahianus
Specimen
Catalog Number66798
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 16798
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7C552D0E-EF1D-40DC-8951-3FE520D788CD
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChapman, Phil
Field NumberPGC-9
Date Collected1969-07-26
Year1969
Month7
Day26
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (UK)
State / ProvinceAnegada
Higher GeographyAnegada, Virgin Islands (UK), Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityS side of island ca 1 mi W of settlement.
Decimal Latitude18.7186240
Decimal Longitude-64.3559920
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID7C552D0E-EF1D-40DC-8951-3FE520D788CD
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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