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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvinceIzabal
County/ParishSierra De Santa Cruz
LocalityFinca Semuc, 1-3 Km S Headquarters
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number217288
Collected ByM.b. Harvey Et Al.
Date Collected1991-01-11

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KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePtychohyla sanctaecrucis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusPtychohyla
Specific Epithetsanctaecrucis
Specimen
Type StatusParatype
Catalog Number217288
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbf7ba130-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByM.B. Harvey et al.
Date Collected1991-01-11
Year1991
Month1
Day11
Locality
CountryGuatemala
State / ProvinceIzabal
CountySierra de Santa Cruz
Higher GeographyGuatemala, Izabal, Sierra de Santa Cruz
ContinentNorth America
LocalityFinca Semuc, 1-3 km S headquarters
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:49:59.0
IDbf7ba130-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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