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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryLiberia
State/ProvinceLofa
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeHerpetology
Catalog NumberR-142406

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The AMNH collection of amphibians and reptiles ranks among the world's five largest herpetological collections. The separately catalogued collections of amphibians and reptiles total more than 335,000 specimens, of which more than 13,000 have more than one type of preparation. The holdings of the Herpetology collection are computerized; however, inventorying the collection and proofing the database are ongoing processes. The Herpetology collection may be thought of as an ever-growing library of the world's amphibian and reptile faunas. It is an irreplaceable international resource that deserves the best of care.

Contacts

Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAparallactus niger
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae | Aparallactus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyAtractaspididae
GenusAparallactus
Specific Epithetniger
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberR-142406
PreparationsFluid | Hemipenis
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeHerpetology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Herpetology:R-142406
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryLiberia
Country CodeLR
State / ProvinceLofa
Higher GeographyAfrica | Liberia | Lofa | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Liberia | Lofa
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-19
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
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