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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishChesapeake
Locality5.0 Air Miles South Kempsville (city Of Virginia Beach)
Latitude36.75
Longitude-76.16
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number113498
Collected ByYoung, David A And J A Norris
Date Collected1984-11-28

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHYLA FEMORALIS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | HYLIDAE | HYLA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusHyla
Specific Epithetfemoralis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number113498
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:113498
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByYOUNG, DAVID A AND J A NORRIS
Field NumberDAY 84-129
Date Collected1984-11-28
Year1984
Month11
Day28
Start Day of Year333
End Day of Year333
Collection RemarksSEE FIELD NOTES FOR ADDITIONAL DATA.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyChesapeake
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | VIRGINIA | CHESAPEAKE CITY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality5.0 AIR MILES SOUTH KEMPSVILLE (CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH)
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Chesapeake City | 5.0 AIR MILES SOUTH KEMPSVILLE (CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH)
Decimal Latitude36.75
Decimal Longitude-76.16
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters7998
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:113498
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=113498
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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