Overview over specimens of Fish that are stored in the collection of the Arctic University Museum of Norway (previously Tromsø Museum).
The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 3,100 records.
1 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.
This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.
The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.
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Researchers should cite this work as follows:
Frafjord K, Bergersen R, Altenburger A (2023). Fish collection (TSZP) The Arctic University Museum of Norway. Version 1.7. UiT The Arctic University of Norway. Occurrence dataset. https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=tszp&v=1.7
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The publisher and rights holder of this work is UiT The Arctic University of Norway. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY 4.0) License.
This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: b9baec9c-0b04-4b23-8f16-6933964e31d2. UiT The Arctic University of Norway publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.
Worldwide with focus on Northern Norway
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [14.122, -129.75], North East [80.462, 70]|
|Class||Myxini, Holocephali, Cephalaspidomorphi, Elasmobranchii, Leptocardii, Actinopterygii|
|Order||Myxiniformes, Chimaeriformes, Osmeriformes, Squaliformes, Acipenseriformes, Gadiformes, Salmoniformes, Beloniformes, Scorpaeniformes, Perciformes, Gasterosteiformes, Carcharhiniformes, Anguilliformes, Petromyzontiformes, Lamniformes, Pleuronectiformes, Rajiformes, Amphioxiformes|
|Family||Triakidae, Squalidae, Dalatiidae, Cottidae, Rajidae, Chimaeridae, Gasterosteidae, Anguillidae, Myxinidae, Lamnidae, Acipenseridae, Branchiostomidae, Belonidae, Gadidae, Osmeridae, Petromyzontidae, Salmonidae, Pleuronectidae, Stichaeidae, Pholidae|
|Start Date / End Date||1968-01-01 / 2015-12-31|
Fish from the collection of the Arctic University Museum of Norway (previously Tromsø Museum).
Various marine sampling methods (dredge, grab, trawl, sledge, diving). Initially, most specimens were preserved in formalin. Now all specimens are stored in ethanol.
|Study Extent||Various places around Norway and the world over a period of more than a century|
|Quality Control||Museum curators and taxonomic experts|
Method step description:
- 1. field collections 2. identification by experts 3. transfer of data from specimen labels to database 4. transfer of database to GBIF
|Collection Name||Fish collection (TSZP) The Arctic University Museum of Norway|
|Parent Collection Identifier||TSZ|
|Specimen preservation methods||Alcohol, Deep frozen, Formalin, Mounted|