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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishFresno
LocalityNorthwest Slope Of Ely Mountain; T9s, R29e, Sec 35
Latitude37.1
Longitude-118.77
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number76196
Collected ByWilliams, Daniel F
Date Collected1980-07-19

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSCELOPORUS GRACIOSUS GRACILIS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauria | PHRYNOSOMATIDAE | SCELOPORUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPhrynosomatidae
GenusSceloporus
Specific Epithetgraciosus
Infraspecific Epithetgracilis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number76196
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:76196
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWILLIAMS, DANIEL F
Field NumberDFW 2919
Date Collected1980-07-19
Year1980
Month7
Day19
Start Day of Year201
End Day of Year201
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyFresno
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | CALIFORNIA | FRESNO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNORTHWEST SLOPE OF ELY MOUNTAIN; T9S, R29E, SEC 35
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | California | Fresno | NORTHWEST SLOPE OF ELY MOUNTAIN; T9S, R29E, SEC 35
Decimal Latitude37.1
Decimal Longitude-118.77
Maximum Elevation in Meters1292.35
Minimum Elevation in Meters1292.35
Verbatim Elevation4240 FT
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1152
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:76196
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=76196
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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