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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryCeylon
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeAmphibians And Reptiles
Catalog Number1580

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The collection serves as a major research resource for the national and international scientific communities and contains unique material of special historical and ecological significance. The collection database is accessible online on this website and through HerpNET. During the 1970’s, it was recognized as one of the five largest and most representative collections of amphibians and reptiles in the United States (Wake et al. 1975). Currently it ranks among the top six herpetological collections in the United States and one of the twenty largest in the World. Collection use has been growing steadily. Loan requests, visits by researchers, and information requests are at high levels. Zoologists, paleontologists, wildlife disease researchers and other disciplines utilize the collections. Regular collection users include professional scientists, agency personnel and students (undergraduate and graduate).

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Alan Resetar
RoleCollection Manager
Emailaresetar@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kathleen Kelly
RoleAssistant Collection Manager
Emailkkelly@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAdenomus kelaartii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Bufonidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAdenomus
Specific Epithetkelaartii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number1580
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeAmphibians and Reptiles
Occurrence IDd6a0693f-2423-47f7-ad2b-3141a9caeef8
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryCeylon
ContinentAsia
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-4-14T09:10:43.000CMT
IDd6a0693f-2423-47f7-ad2b-3141a9caeef8
dwc:datasetIDherps-05-feb-2019
dwc:informationWithheldPrecise Locality withheld
dcterms:accessRightshttp://fieldmuseum.org/about/copyright-information
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/05pf-h6mh
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismQuantityTypeindividuals
dwc:organismID1828714
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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