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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Bernardino
LocalityAdelanto; 6 Mi N Of
Latitude34.66551
Longitude-117.44070000000002
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number33984
Collected ByDeuel, Jas.
Date Collected1941-06-01

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameChionactis occipitalis
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae | Chionactis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusChionactis
Specific Epithetoccipitalis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number33984
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:33984
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByDeuel, Jas.
Date Collected1941-06-01
Verbatim Date Collected1941-6-1
Year1941
Month6
Day1
Start Day of Year152
End Day of Year152
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Bernardino
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Bernardino | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAdelanto; 6 mi N of
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Bernardino | Adelanto; 6 mi N of
Decimal Latitude34.66551
Decimal Longitude-117.4407
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Elena Yakubova (MVZ) Lat/Long Remarks: Went 6 mi N of geographical center of Adelanto following the Hwy 395 No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): Terrain Navigator version 6.03 USGS 1:24,000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date1900-1-1
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:33984
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=33984
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator version 6.03 USGS 1:24,000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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