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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishTompkins County
LocalityIthaca, Forest Home, Cu Rifle Range, North Side Of Fall Creek Across From Stevens Suspension Bridge
Latitude42.4566
Longitude-76.45442
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeReptile Specimens
Catalog Number2241
Collected ByCollector(s): Dwight Sollberger
Date Collected1937-08-16

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The CUMV Amphibian & Reptile Collection became one of the leading university based herp collections in North America during the first half of this century, largely because of the efforts of Professor Albert Hazen Wright and his wife, Anna Allen Wright. The major strengths of the collection, amphibians from the southeastern United States and both reptiles and amphibians from the Northeast, reflects the intensive collection by the Wrights. Much of the material collected by the Wrights in New York and Georgia is not duplicated elsewhere. The last 15 years have been seen important acquisitions for the collection. To complement our traditional strength in North American taxa, we have made a concerted effort to obtain foreign material, especially synoptic series representing geographic areas. Through collecting, exchanges and acquisition of other various collections we now have good representation of Costa Rican viperids, lizards from Western and South Australia, amphibians and reptiles from Puerto Rico, snakes and lizards from Mexico, and a more representative collection of African and European species.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGlyptemys insculpta
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Testudines; Emydidae; (LeConte, 1830)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyEmydidae
GenusGlyptemys
Specific Epithetinsculpta
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1937-08-16
Previous IdentificationsGlyptemys insculpta (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1937-08-16; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2241
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=DS 1937AUG16
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeReptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:2241?seid=2229452
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Dwight Sollberger
Date Collected1937-08-16
Verbatim Date Collected16/8/1937
Year1937
Month08
Day16
End Day of Year228
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyTompkins County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Tompkins County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIthaca, Forest Home, CU Rifle Range, North side of Fall Creek across from Stevens Suspension Bridge
Verbatim LocalityCornell Rifle Range, along Racoon Creek
Decimal Latitude42.4566
Decimal Longitude-76.45442
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates42.4566/-76.45442
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters500
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-02 11:25:25.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:2241?seid=2229452
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNamedPlaceExtent: 1000; Coordinate Source: MaNIS; Georeference Source: Terrain Navigator 7.03, 1:24,000; Georeference Date: 20070808
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:2241
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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