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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishTompkins County
LocalityShindagin Hollow, 10 Mi Sse Ithaca
Latitude42.33031
Longitude-76.33814
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeReptile Specimens
Catalog Number9893
Collected ByCollector(s): F. Harvey Pough
Date Collected1974-06-11

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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 NameOpheodrys vernalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusOpheodrys
Specific Epithetvernalis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1974-06-11
Previous IdentificationsOpheodrys vernalis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1974-06-11; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number9893
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=FHP 1974JUN11
Preparationswhole organism (isopropanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeReptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9893?seid=2229978
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): F. Harvey Pough
Date Collected1974-06-11
Verbatim Date Collected11/6/1974
Year1974
Month06
Day11
End Day of Year162
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyTompkins County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Tompkins County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityShindagin Hollow, 10 mi SSE Ithaca
Verbatim LocalityShindagin Hollow, 10 mi SSE Ithaca
Decimal Latitude42.33031
Decimal Longitude-76.33814
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates42.33031/-76.33814
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2426.8907519999998
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-04-12 12:47:40.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9893?seid=2229978
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9893
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoreference Source: Terrain Navigator 7.03 1:24,000; Georeference Date: 20070824
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:9893
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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