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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalityHwy 78; Vicinity Of The Narrows
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number68798
Collected ByHaskins, S. E.

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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 NameArizona elegans
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae | Arizona
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusArizona
Specific Epithetelegans
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number68798
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:68798
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHaskins, S. E.
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHwy 78; vicinity of the Narrows
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | Hwy 78; vicinity of the Narrows
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:68798
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=68798
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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