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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishLos Angeles
LocalitySan Gabriel Mnts; Monroe Canyon
Latitude34.17559
Longitude-117.80399
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number41746
Collected ByNorris, K. S.
Date Collected1948-02-11

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTaricha torosa torosa
Higher Classfication| | Amphibia | Caudata | Salamandridae | Taricha
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilySalamandridae
GenusTaricha
Specific Epithettorosa
Infraspecific Epithettorosa
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number41746
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:41746
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByNorris, K. S.
Date Collected1948-02-11
Verbatim Date Collected1948-2-11
Year1948
Month2
Day11
Start Day of Year42
End Day of Year42
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyLos Angeles
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | Los Angeles | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySan Gabriel Mnts; Monroe Canyon
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | Los Angeles | San Gabriel Mnts; Monroe Canyon
Decimal Latitude34.17559
Decimal Longitude-117.80399
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Alex Huang (MVZ) Lat/Long Remarks: none No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): Terrain Navigator Pro version 6.07 USGS 1:100,000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2006-2-28
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:41746
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=41746
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator Pro version 6.07 USGS 1:100,000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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