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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishVentura
LocalityBlack Mountain, Hwy. 150 At Dennison County Park
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number11052
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected1981-01-31

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSceloporus occidentalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Reptilia:Squamata:Phrynosomatidae:Sceloporus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPhrynosomatidae
GenusSceloporus
Specific Epithetoccidentalis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number11052
PreparationsNo data - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:11052
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 23310
Date Collected1981-01-31
Year1981
Month1
Day31
Start Day of Year31
End Day of Year31
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyVentura
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Ventura County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBlack Mountain, Hwy. 150 at Dennison County Park
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Ventura County; Black Mountain, Hwy. 150 at Dennison County Park
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:11052
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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