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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Luis Obispo
LocalityIrish Hills, Coon Creek On See Cyn. Rd. 7.6 Km. Nw Avila Beach
Latitude35.24043
Longitude-120.77387
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number31736
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected2009-02-22

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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 NameBatrachoseps nigriventris
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Amphibia:Caudata:Plethodontidae:Batrachoseps
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBatrachoseps
Specific Epithetnigriventris
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number31736
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31736
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 32330
Date Collected2009-02-22
Year2009
Month2
Day22
Start Day of Year53
End Day of Year53
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Luis Obispo
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;San Luis Obispo County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIrish Hills, Coon Creek on See Cyn. Rd. 7.6 km. NW Avila Beach
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; San Luis Obispo County; Irish Hills, Coon Creek on See Cyn. Rd. 7.6 km. NW Avila Beach
Decimal Latitude35.24043
Decimal Longitude-120.77387
Maximum Elevation in Meters340
Verbatim Elevation340 m
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31736
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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