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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceTungurahua
Locality8.9 Km Sse Patate, Ca Hacienda Leito
Latitude-1.3666667
Longitude-78.5
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number140970
Date Collected1971-06-01

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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 Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePholidobolus affinis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilyGymnophthalmidae
GenusPholidobolus
Specific Epithetaffinis
Specimen
Catalog Number140970
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbb3df984-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1971-06-01
Year1971
Month6
Day1
Locality
CountryEcuador
State / ProvinceTungurahua
Higher GeographyEcuador, Tungurahua
ContinentSouth America
Locality8.9 km SSE Patate, ca Hacienda Leito
Decimal Latitude-1.3666667
Decimal Longitude-78.5000000
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumPRP_M
Georeference Remarksassumed on road to Banos
Georeferenced Date2004-09-15
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:48:34.0
IDbb3df984-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesMapa Geografico del Ecuador 1:500,000; IGM Ecuador
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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