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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTennessee
County/ParishCocke
LocalityHouston Valley Recreation Area
Latitude35.9648666667
Longitude-82.9445166667
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberA-146272
Collected ByStephen G. Tilley
Date Collected1988-05-22

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDesmognathus carolinensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Desmognathus carolinensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusDesmognathus
Specific Epithetcarolinensis
Scientific Name AuthorsDunn, 1916
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByStephen G. Tilley
Catalog NumberA-146272
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=28102; field number=88-12
Preparationstissue (frozen: -80°C); whole animal (formalin)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:A-146272
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByStephen G. Tilley
Collector Number28102
Field Number88-12
Date Collected1988-05-22
Verbatim Date Collected22-May-1988
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTennessee
CountyCocke
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: Tennessee: Cocke
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHouston Valley Recreation Area
Verbatim LocalityTN: Cocke Co.; Houston Valley Recreation Area.
Decimal Latitude35.9648666667
Decimal Longitude-82.9445166667
Verbatim Latitude35d 57.892m N
Verbatim Longitude82d 56.671m W
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumnot recorded
Georeferenced ByStephen G. Tilley
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-01-28 11:00:04.0
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