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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishCharlton
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Billy's Island
Latitude30.7996
Longitude-82.3459
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog NumberA-0006598
Collected ByAlbert Hazen Wright
Date Collected1912-06-12

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The CUMV Amphibian & Reptile Collection became one of the leading university based herp collections in North America during the first half of this century, largely because of the efforts of Professor Albert Hazen Wright and his wife, Anna Allen Wright. The major strengths of the collection, amphibians from the southeastern United States and both reptiles and amphibians from the Northeast, reflects the intensive collection by the Wrights. Much of the material collected by the Wrights in New York and Georgia is not duplicated elsewhere. The last 15 years have been seen important acquisitions for the collection. To complement our traditional strength in North American taxa, we have made a concerted effort to obtain foreign material, especially synoptic series representing geographic areas. Through collecting, exchanges and acquisition of other various collections we now have good representation of Costa Rican viperids, lizards from Western and South Australia, amphibians and reptiles from Puerto Rico, snakes and lizards from Mexico, and a more representative collection of African and European species.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRana clamitans
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | Ranidae | Rana
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusRana
Specific Epithetclamitans
Infraspecific Epithetclamitans
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberA-0006598
Preparationswhole organism (isopropanol) - 0
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence ID4d3750d9-5381-11e6-9649-a4a3446a4726
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByAlbert Hazen Wright
Field NumberAHW 1912JUN12
Date Collected1912-06-12
Verbatim Date Collected1912-06-12
Year1912
Month6
Day12
Start Day of Year164
End Day of Year164
Collection RemarksSpecimen count not given
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyCharlton
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Georgia | Charlton County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Billy's Island
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Georgia | Charlton County | Okefenokee Swamp, Billy's Island
Decimal Latitude30.7996
Decimal Longitude-82.3459
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2414
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAgent Man Secret
Georeferenced Date2008-03-13
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-08-04
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
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