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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceNorthern Territory
LocalityKasanshi Stream At Bridge On Mporokoso-kasama Road
Latitude-9.4912004
Longitude30.5774002
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number91083
Collected ByRoger Bills; Alex Chilala; John Friel
Date Collected2005-10-10

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmphilius cryptobullatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Siluriformes | Amphiliidae | Amphilius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyAmphiliidae
GenusAmphilius
Specific Epithetcryptobullatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number91083
Preparationstissue (95% ethanol) - 10; whole organism (ethanol) - 19; tissue (95% ethanol) - 1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3b101ccb-f472-11e6-8713-0050569523c7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRoger Bills; Alex Chilala; John Friel
Field NumberJPF 05-045
Date Collected2005-10-10
Verbatim Date Collected2005-10-10
Year2005
Month10
Day10
Start Day of Year283
End Day of Year283
Locality
CountryAustralia
Country CodeAU
State / ProvinceNorthern Territory
Higher GeographyAustralia | Australia | Northern Territory | | | | |
ContinentAustralasia
LocalityKasanshi Stream at bridge on Mporokoso-Kasama road
Verbatim LocalityAustralia | Australia | Northern Territory | Kasanshi Stream at bridge on Mporokoso-Kasama road
Decimal Latitude-9.4912004
Decimal Longitude30.5774002
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Georeferenced ByFish Herder
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-03-01
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