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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishNye County
Locality25 Mi N Beatty
Latitude37.27116
Longitude-116.75833
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number51265
Collected ByCollector(s): Sherburne F. Cook Jr.
Date Collected1949-05-29

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGambelia wislizenii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Iguanidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyIguanidae
GenusGambelia
Specific Epithetwislizenii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsGambelia wislizenii (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number51265
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:51265?seid=1454110
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Sherburne F. Cook Jr.
Date Collected1949-05-29
Verbatim Date Collected29 May 1949
Year1949
Month05
Day29
End Day of Year149
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyNye County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Nye County
ContinentNorth America
Locality25 mi N Beatty
Verbatim Locality25 mi N Beatty
Decimal Latitude37.27116
Decimal Longitude-116.75833
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates37.27116/-116.75833
Location According ToCyril L. Fernandez
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters32183.661312
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCyril L. Fernandez
Georeferenced Date2002-07-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-07-09 12:37:14.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:51265?seid=1454110
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:51265
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcView GNIS; DeLorme NV Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:51265
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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