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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishWashington
Locality1 Mile North Glade Spring
Latitude36.79
Longitude-81.78
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number121476
Collected ByBrooks, G R
Date Collected1964-06-19

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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.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameREGINA SEPTEMVITTATA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Serpentes | Colubridae | Regina
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusRegina
Specific Epithetseptemvittata
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number121476
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:121476
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBROOKS, G R
Collector NumberW&M 296
Date Collected1964-06-19
Year1964
Month6
Day19
Start Day of Year171
End Day of Year171
Collection RemarksCOLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY COLLECTION.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyWashington
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Virginia | Washington | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 MILE NORTH GLADE SPRING
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Washington | 1 MILE NORTH GLADE SPRING
Decimal Latitude36.79
Decimal Longitude-81.78
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2070
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksDistance along path; offset taken via VA SR 750.
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-16
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:121476
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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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