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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishHumboldt County
Locality8 Km Ssw Orick
Latitude41.21982
Longitude-124.09597
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number164971
Collected ByCollector(s): Stevan J. Arnold
Date Collected1976-06-24

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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 NameThamnophis sirtalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae; Natricinae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusThamnophis
Specific Epithetsirtalis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsThamnophis sirtalis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number164971
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ frozen tissue collection=FC-10344
Preparationstissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164971?seid=811264
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Stevan J. Arnold
Date Collected1976-06-24
Verbatim Date Collected24 Jun 1976
Year1976
Month06
Day24
End Day of Year176
Collection RemarksKILLED 29 SEP 1976
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyHumboldt County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Humboldt County
ContinentNorth America
Locality8 km SSW Orick
Verbatim Locality8 km SSW Orick
Decimal Latitude41.21982
Decimal Longitude-124.09597
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates41.21982/-124.09597
Location According ToBridget Sousa
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4352
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByBridget Sousa
Georeferenced Date2002-08-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-06-13 16:00:27.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164971?seid=811264
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164971
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:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164971
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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