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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryKenya
State/ProvinceRift Valley Prov.
County/ParishTurkana Dist.
LocalityCa 3 Mi N Lokichoggio, Nr Old Fort, S End Mogila Range
Latitude4.2388888889
Longitude34.3333333333
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog Number131222
Collected ByR.c. Drewes
Date Collected1971-08-13

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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 NameXenopus laevis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Pipidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyPipidae
GenusXenopus
Specific Epithetlaevis
Specimen
Catalog Number131222
PreparationsAlcohol
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeHERP
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:131222
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByR.C. Drewes
Collector Number1-1583
Date Collected1971-08-13
Verbatim Date Collected13 Aug 1971
Year1971
Month8
Day13
Locality
CountryKenya
State / ProvinceRift Valley Prov.
CountyTurkana Dist.
Higher GeographyAfrica; Kenya; Rift Valley Prov.; Turkana Dist.
ContinentAfrica
LocalityCa 3 mi N Lokichoggio, nr old fort, S end Mogila Range
Verbatim LocalityKenya: Turkana Dist: ca. 3 mi. N. Lokichoggio In water holes nr. old fort, S. end Mogila Range
HabitatIn water holes. Air 22.4 C, water 22 C. 0930-1000 hrs.
Decimal Latitude4.2388888889
Decimal Longitude34.3333333333
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5317.2800000000
Georeference RemarksLat/Long is of point 3 mi north of Lokichoggio on rd (fort is presumed to be on rd to north of town) measured on 1:250,000 scale map; extent is half of 3 mi (distance to nearest area of Aguleiakirr from Lokichoggio).
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-03-06 11:47:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:131222
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNIMA gazetteer; 1:1000000 USGS Digital Atlas of Africa, 2002; Macmillian's Kenya Traveller's Map, 3rd ed, 1993, 1:1,750,000; Survey of Kenya, Didinga sheet, Series Y503, Sheet NB-36-15, Edition 1-SK, 1:250,000, 1965.
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:institutionIDCAS
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemDMS
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