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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
State/ProvinceCape Prov.
LocalityNamaqualand, Hwy R382, 3 Km E Of Port Nolloth, Port Nolloth Dump, Ca 0.5 Km N Of Hwy R382, 29 15 26.9 S, 16 54 38.1 E
Latitude-29.2574722222
Longitude16.9105833333
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog Number196397
Collected ByR.c. Drewes, A. Channing And J.v. Vindum
Date Collected1994-11-19

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/herpetology-collection

The electronic catalog of the herpotology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeroles knoxii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Sauria; Lacertidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilyLacertidae
GenusMeroles
Specific Epithetknoxii
Specimen
Identified ByJ.V. Vindum
Date Identified1994-12-28
Catalog Number196397
PreparationsAlcohol
Life StageAdult
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeHERP
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:196397
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByR.C. Drewes, A. Channing and J.V. Vindum
Collector NumberJVV-2388
Date Collected1994-11-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 Nov 1994
Year1994
Month11
Day19
Locality
CountrySouth Africa
State / ProvinceCape Prov.
Higher GeographyAfrica; South Africa; Cape Prov.
ContinentAfrica
LocalityNamaqualand, Hwy R382, 3 km E of Port Nolloth, Port Nolloth dump, ca 0.5 km N of Hwy R382, 29 15 26.9 S, 16 54 38.1 E
Verbatim LocalitySouth Africa: Cape Prov.: Namaqualand, Hwy R382, 3 km E of Port Nolloth, Port Nolloth dump, ca 0.5 km N of Hwy R382, 29 15 26.9 S, 16 54 38.1 E, ca 300 ft
Decimal Latitude-29.2574722222
Decimal Longitude16.9105833333
Minimum Elevation in Meters91.4401828804
Verbatim Elevationca 300 ft
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-03-06 11:47:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:196397
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesCollector's notes.
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:institutionIDCAS
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