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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountrySri Lanka
LocalityWadge Bank.
Latitude7.783333
Longitude77.216667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number33957
Collected ByHeemstra, Phillip
Date Collected1969-08-30

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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.

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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 NameMustelus mosis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassElasmobranchii
OrderCarchariniformes
FamilyTriakidae
GenusMustelus
Specific Epithetmosis
Infraspecific Epithetn. subsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number33957
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; CT Scan - 1; EtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7A32B740-21F6-41D2-8C38-2268683468EA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHeemstra, Phillip
Field NumberPCH69-221
Date Collected1969-08-30
Year1969
Month8
Day30
Locality
CountrySri Lanka
Higher GeographySri Lanka, Indian Ocean
ContinentIndian Ocean
LocalityWadge Bank.
Decimal Latitude7.7833330
Decimal Longitude77.2166670
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2019-09-12 15:32:42.0
ID7A32B740-21F6-41D2-8C38-2268683468EA
dwc:datasetID9ca92552-f23a-41a8-a140-01abaa31c931
dwc:eventRemarksObtained at Mutwal Harbor, Colombo. PCH69-221B given to California Academy, PCH69-221E given to JLB Smith.
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