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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryLaos
State/ProvinceVientiane
County/ParishFeuang
LocalityNam Lik Reservoir, Houay Poungfan 3
Latitude18.8156
Longitude102.136
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-herp
Catalog Number86474
Collected ByWmp
Date Collected2015-10-01

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Amphibians and Reptiles Unit contains approximately 262,000 specimens (81,350+ lots), and is one of the largest and most complete regional collections in the United States. Founded in the late 1800s, the collection consists of approximately 80% North Carolina material, although 47 states, 57 countries, and more than 640 species are represented. Other states with substantial representation include California, Delaware, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Other countries with substantial representation include Laos, Vietnam, and Gabon, and the international focus of the collection is expanding. Important recent acquisitions include large collections from Duke and Virginia Commonwealth Universities, the University of North Carolina’s Institute of Marine Sciences, and the personal collection of the late E. E. Brown of Davidson College. The collection houses fluid-preserved specimens, skeletons, skins, tissues for molecular analyses, and other materials. Photographic vouchers, field notes, other museums’ records of North Carolina holdings, and specimen data sheets are also maintained as part of the materials documenting these resources.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleHead of Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Ben Norton
RoleHead of Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Bryan Stuart
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbryan.stuart@naturalsciences.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Bryan Stuart
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbryan.stuart@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOphryophryne sp.
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAMPHIBIA
OrderAnura
FamilyMegophryidae
GenusOphryophryne
Specific Epithetsp.
Taxon RankSpecies
Specimen
Catalog Number86474
Individual Count1
Life StageAdult(s)
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-Herp
Occurrence ID2CC25D63-1119-4461-8F13-047960971AB8
Dataset NameNCSM Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePreserved Specimen [en]
Collection Event
Collected ByWMP
Field NumberBLS 17416
Date Collected2015-10-01
Year2015
Month10
Day1
Locality
CountryLaos
State / ProvinceVientiane
CountyFeuang
ContinentAsia
LocalityNam Lik Reservoir, Houay Poungfan 3
Decimal Latitude18.8156
Decimal Longitude102.136
Location Remarks306 m elev. On vegetation at bank of swift, rocky stream in semi-evergreen mixed with bamboo forest.
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
LanguageEN
ID2CC25D63-1119-4461-8F13-047960971AB8
dwc:datasetIDHerpDWC
dwc:informationWithheldLatitude and longitude coordinates not provided for 'sensitive species'
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:referenceshttps://collections.naturalsciences.org/herpetology/specimen/86474
dcterms:rightsHolderNoth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dcterms:accessRightsnot-for-profit use only
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM [catalogNumber] - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionOn Loan
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
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