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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Barbara
LocalityLompoc Prison Dairy Farm Pond, 5 Km Nw Lompoc
Latitude34.6794444
Longitude-120.4871111
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number31251
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected2008-06-26

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmbystoma tigrinum
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Amphibia:Caudata:Ambystomatidae:Ambystoma
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyAmbystomatidae
GenusAmbystoma
Specific Epithettigrinum
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number31251
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31251
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 32290
Date Collected2008-06-26
Year2008
Month6
Day26
Start Day of Year178
End Day of Year178
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Santa Barbara County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLompoc prison dairy farm pond, 5 km NW Lompoc
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Santa Barbara County; Lompoc prison dairy farm pond, 5 km NW Lompoc
Decimal Latitude34.6794444
Decimal Longitude-120.4871111
Maximum Elevation in Meters38
Verbatim Elevation38 m
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31251
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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