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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceLouisiana
County/ParishTangipahoa
LocalityAbout 3 Mi E Of Hammond, On Us 190
Latitude30.510000000000005
Longitude-90.41
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number24338
Collected ByOrton, Grace L
Date Collected1945-06-18

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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.

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Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
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RoleVertNet Coordinator
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RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameACRIS GRYLLUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | HYLIDAE | ACRIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusAcris
Specific Epithetgryllus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number24338
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:24338
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByORTON, GRACE L
Field NumberGLO 165
Date Collected1945-06-18
Year1945
Month6
Day18
Start Day of Year169
End Day of Year169
Collection RemarksSEE COLLECTING NOTEBOOK.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceLouisiana
CountyTangipahoa
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | LOUISIANA | TANGIPAHOA | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityABOUT 3 MI E OF HAMMOND, ON US 190
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Louisiana | Tangipahoa | ABOUT 3 MI E OF HAMMOND, ON US 190
Decimal Latitude30.51
Decimal Longitude-90.41
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4572
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:24338
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=24338
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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