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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishDouglas County
LocalityHeinlen Lake
Latitude47.72
Longitude-119.32
Institution CodeUwbm
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number6374
Collected ByCollector(s): Unknown
Date Collected1990-10-07

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http://www.burkemuseum.org/herpetology

The herpetological collection at the UW Burke Museum contains over 8,000 specimens of amphibians and reptiles. The collection has particularly strong geographic representation of the Pacific Northwest. More than 2,200 specimens are forest-dwelling amphibians from Western Washington obtained during wildlife studies in the 1980s and early 1990s. About 900 are garter snakes collected during the mid-1900s. In 2010, Dr. Adam Leache joined the Burke Museum as Curator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology. The entire collection was inventoried, catalogued, and georeferenced. This transition made the Burke Herpetology data searchable and mappable to the public for the first time. The geographic scope of the collection has expended greatly since 2010, and new collections from Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Ghana are now available that reflect active research programs by herpetology staff. The collection consists largely of alcohol-reserved specimens with a small number of photographs and skeletons. Genetic resources are available for all specimens collected since 2010.

Contacts

Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.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 Sharon Birks
RoleGenetic Resources Manager
Emailsbirks@u.washington.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmbystoma tigrinum
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Ambystomatidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyAmbystomatidae
GenusAmbystoma
Specific Epithettigrinum
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2012-11-07
Previous IdentificationsAmbystoma tigrinum (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2012-11-07; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6374
Preparationswhole organism (formalin-fixed, 70% ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUWBM
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:6374?seid=1892462
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): unknown
Date Collected1990-10-07
Verbatim Date Collected7 October 1990
Year1990
Month10
Day07
End Day of Year280
Collection RemarksOtman pond
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyDouglas County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Washington, Douglas County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHeinlen Lake
Verbatim LocalityHeinlen Lake
Decimal Latitude47.72
Decimal Longitude-119.32
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates47.72/-119.32
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters243
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date29-07-12 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-03-16 17:22:18.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:6374?seid=1892462
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:6374
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34879
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGEOLocate, Google Earth
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:6374
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34878
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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