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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Altagracia
LocalityJuanillo
Latitude18.483
Longitude-68.395
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number288104
Collected ByNatives
Date Collected1971-07-26

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmphisbaena manni
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderAmphisbaenia
FamilyAmphisbaenidae
GenusAmphisbaena
Specific Epithetmanni
Specimen
Catalog Number288104
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc347e4a5-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected Bynatives
Date Collected1971-07-26
Year1971
Month7
Day26
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Altagracia
Higher GeographyDominican Republic, La Altagracia
ContinentNorth America
LocalityJuanillo
Decimal Latitude18.483
Decimal Longitude-68.395
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeferenced Date2004-06-01
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:51:20.0
IDc347e4a5-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesJOG NE 19-7 (1:250,000)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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