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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMariposa County
Locality10 Mi Nw Oakhurst-chowchilla River Drive, Along Hwy. 49
Latitude37.426322
Longitude-119.723941
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number153163
Collected ByCollector(s): Kay P. Yanev, David B. Wake
Date Collected1976-04-17

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBatrachoseps gregarius
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae; Jockusch, Wake and Yanev, 1998
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBatrachoseps
Specific Epithetgregarius
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDavid B. Wake
Date Identified2002-10-31
Previous IdentificationsBatrachoseps gregarius (accepted ID) identified by David B. Wake on 2002-10-31; method: expert
Batrachoseps nigriventris identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number153163
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=5226
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:153163?seid=1827839
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Kay P. Yanev, David B. Wake
Collector Number5226
Date Collected1976-04-17
Verbatim Date Collected17 Apr 1976
Year1976
Month04
Day17
End Day of Year108
Collection RemarksPRESERVED 20 APR 1976
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMariposa County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Mariposa County
ContinentNorth America
Locality10 mi NW Oakhurst-Chowchilla River Drive, along Hwy. 49
Verbatim Locality10 mi NW Oakhurst-Chowchilla River Drive, along Hwy. 49
Decimal Latitude37.426322
Decimal Longitude-119.723941
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates37.426322/-119.723941
Location According ToTate S. Tunstall
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1609.344
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByTate S. Tunstall
Georeferenced Date2000-03-21 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-06-13 16:24:18.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:153163?seid=1827839
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopoScout 2.04 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:153163
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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