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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlagler
LocalityAtlantic Ocean At Marineland Beach
Latitude29.668573
Longitude-81.210992
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number31773
Collected ByPryor, G
Date Collected1982-07-03

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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 NameCarcharhinus obscurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassElasmobranchii
OrderCarchariniformes
FamilyCarcharhinidae
GenusCarcharhinus
Specific Epithetobscurus
Specimen
Catalog Number31773
Other Catalog NumbersZ-3940
Preparationsskeleton - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID0E356AD7-1610-4E08-ADB9-A126B6F52076
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByPryor, G
Field NumberZA-3940
Date Collected1982-07-03
Year1982
Month7
Day3
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlagler
Higher GeographyFlagler, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityAtlantic Ocean at Marineland beach
Decimal Latitude29.6685730
Decimal Longitude-81.2109920
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID0E356AD7-1610-4E08-ADB9-A126B6F52076
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksAlso known as J-82-8.
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