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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTennessee
County/ParishSmith
LocalityDry Fork Creek At Tn Hwy 53, 100 Ft N Of I-40
Latitude36.1797222
Longitude-85.9702778
Institution CodeUa
Collection CodeUaic
Catalog Number10090.08
Collected ByS.r. Layman, A.m. Simons
Date Collected1991-07-26

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The State of Alabama contains the most diverse fish fauna of North America. The University of Alabama Ichthyological Collection (UAIC) documents this diversity and is one of the largest educational and research collections of fishes in the southeastern United States. This nationally and internationally recognized biological resource includes over one million preserved, skeletal, and frozen specimens, some dating back to the mid 1900's, and is the best single resource documenting past and present distributions and abundances of fishes in the State.

Contacts

Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Phillip Harris
RoleAssociate Professor and Curator of Fishes
Emailpharris@bama.ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCatostomus commersoni
Higher Classfication::Actinopterygii:Cypriniformes:Catostomidae:Catostomus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCatostomidae
GenusCatostomus
Specific Epithetcommersoni
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByS.R. Layman/1992
Catalog Number10090.08
Preparations70% EtOH - 1
Institution CodeUA
Collection CodeUAIC
Occurrence IDbdf506d9-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
Dataset NameUniversity of Alabama Ichthyology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByS.R. Layman, A.M. Simons
Date Collected1991-7-26
Year1991
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
End Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTennessee
CountySmith
Higher GeographyUSA, Tennessee, Smith
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDry Fork Creek at TN Hwy 53, 100 ft N of I-40
Verbatim LocalityN. America; USA; Tennessee; Smith; Dry Fork Creek at TN Hwy 53, 100 ft N of I-40
Decimal Latitude36.1797222
Decimal Longitude-85.9702778
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-07-15
IDbdf506d9-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8eci-0a0e
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