Specimen acquisition and cataloguing is an ongoing effort. This site provides basic information
for most of our catalogued specimens, and we make every effort to make
sure the information presented is accurate. However, please keep in
mind that mistakes in databases are inevitable, and we cannot unconditionally
guarantee the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information
provided. Researchers can contact the collection manager if they need
additional specimen information, but are urged to examine the specimens
directly to verify important data. Please notify us if you find any
discrepancies in the data.
Data available through this site are intended solely for use in research and education, and may not be repackaged,
redistributed, or sold in any form without prior written consent from
the appropriate University of Washington Fish Collection curatorial staff. Those wishing to use
these data for analyses or reports must acknowledge their provenance
and notify the appropriate curator prior to publication. The Burke Museum
and its staff are not responsible for any damage or loss due to use
of these data.