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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMariposa County
LocalityCa. 0.5-1.5 Mi From Trailhead Of 4-mile Trail Trailhead, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park
Latitude37.730605
Longitude-119.598531
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number245633
Collected ByCollector(s): Adam D. Leache, Der-shing A. Helmer
Date Collected2004-08-08

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

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 NameSceloporus occidentalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Iguanidae; Phrynosomatinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyIguanidae
GenusSceloporus
Specific Epithetoccidentalis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAdam D. Leache
Date Identified2004-08-08
Previous IdentificationsSceloporus occidentalis (accepted ID) identified by Adam D. Leache on 2004-08-08; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number245633
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=ADL-2002
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol); tissue (flash-frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:245633?seid=1794084
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Adam D. Leache, Der-Shing A. Helmer
Collector NumberADL-2002
Date Collected2004-08-08
Verbatim Date Collected08 Aug 04
Year2004
Month08
Day08
End Day of Year221
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMariposa County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Mariposa County
ContinentNorth America
Localityca. 0.5-1.5 mi from trailhead of 4-Mile trail trailhead, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park
Verbatim Locality~.5 - 1.5 mi from bottom of 4-mile trail, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite N.P.
Decimal Latitude37.730605
Decimal Longitude-119.598531
Maximum Elevation in Meters1404.2136
Minimum Elevation in Meters1229.5632
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Location Remarkstransect
Verbatim Coordinates37.730605/-119.598531
Location According ToPascal Title
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters125.809
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByPascal Title
Georeferenced Date2009-07-06 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-05-25 16:16:56.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:245633?seid=1794084
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:245633
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=10.25 g; snout-vent length=72.0 mm; tail condition=complete ; tail length=104.0 mm; age class=adult/juvenile ; sex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS, Google Earth Pro 5.0, DigitalGlobe & TeleAtlas, eye alt. 5714 ft
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:245633
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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