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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceAlaotra Mangoro
County/ParishMoramanga
LocalityAndasibe National Park, Mantadia, Entrance Stream
Latitude-18.793973
Longitude48.428197
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number340699
Collected ByHutter, Carl; Lambert, Shea
Date Collected2014-12-20

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBoophis bottae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMantellidae
GenusBoophis
Specific Epithetbottae
Specimen
Catalog Number340699
Preparationstissue - 100; ETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDa52be5e8-a776-4b2d-94c9-8c11c01762d7
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHutter, Carl; Lambert, Shea
Date Collected2014-12-20
Year2014
Month12
Day20
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceAlaotra Mangoro
CountyMoramanga
Higher GeographyMadagascar, Alaotra Mangoro, Moramanga
ContinentAfrica
LocalityAndasibe National Park, Mantadia, entrance stream
Decimal Latitude-18.793973
Decimal Longitude48.428197
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-11-06 08:02:22.0
IDa52be5e8-a776-4b2d-94c9-8c11c01762d7
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksNight;calling along stream
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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