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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOregon
County/ParishJackson County
LocalityTrail Creek, 6 Mi Above Mouth
Latitude42.718
Longitude-122.8637
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number17468
Collected ByCollector(s): Henry S. Fitch
Date Collected1934-07-27

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThamnophis atratus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae; Natricinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusThamnophis
Specific Epithetatratus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsThamnophis atratus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number17468
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=2285
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:17468?seid=92263
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Henry S. Fitch
Collector Number2285
Date Collected1934-07-27
Verbatim Date Collected27 Jul 1934
Year1934
Month07
Day27
End Day of Year208
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceOregon
CountyJackson County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Oregon, Jackson County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTrail Creek, 6 mi above mouth
Verbatim LocalityTrail Cr., 6 mi above mouth
Decimal Latitude42.718
Decimal Longitude-122.8637
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates42.718/-122.8637
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2331.939456
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2002-07-02 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-03 16:27:56.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:17468?seid=92263
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:17468
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopo USA 4.0
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:17468
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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