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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceEstado De Portuguesa
LocalityCano Maraca, Bridge Ca Km 60 On Guanare-guanarito Road.
Latitude8.815779
Longitude-69.267999
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number37050
Collected ByTaphorn, Donald; Et Al.
Date Collected1980-08-28

From Recordset

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 NameSteindachnerina argentea
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCurimatidae
GenusSteindachnerina
Specific Epithetargentea
Specimen
Catalog Number37050
PreparationsEtOH - 7
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDF9322AA4-5B2B-47A4-AF7D-A5DD0564B08F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByTaphorn, Donald; et al.
Field NumberDCT80-99
Date Collected1980-08-28
Year1980
Month8
Day28
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceEstado de Portuguesa
Higher GeographyEstado de Portuguesa, Venezuela, South America
ContinentSouth America
LocalityCano Maraca, bridge ca km 60 on Guanare-Guanarito road.
Decimal Latitude8.8157790
Decimal Longitude-69.2679990
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2007-03-08 14:57:28.0
IDF9322AA4-5B2B-47A4-AF7D-A5DD0564B08F
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksCollected by Donald C Taphorn, CG Lilyestrom, Stewart Reid, L Nico, R Feo; See field notes.
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