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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego County
LocalityLa Jolla, 7 Km Nw
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeReptile Specimens
Catalog Number9831
Collected ByCollector(s): W. J. Mautz

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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
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
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
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSceloporus occidentalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Iguanidae; Phrynosomatinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyIguanidae
GenusSceloporus
Specific Epithetoccidentalis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1974-06-01
Previous IdentificationsSceloporus occidentalis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1974-06-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number9831
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=WJM 1974JUN01-06; collector number=WM 292
Preparationswhole organism (isopropanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeReptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9831?seid=2225912
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): W. J. Mautz
Collector NumberWM 292
Date Collected1974-06-01/1974-06-06
Verbatim Date Collected1974-06-01-1974-06-06
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, San Diego County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLa Jolla, 7 km NW
Verbatim LocalityLa Jolla, 7 km NW
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-03-05 14:46:46.0
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dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9831
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9831
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1974-06-01/1974-06-06
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