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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvinceHuehuetenango
LocalityBarillas
Latitude15.8
Longitude-91.32
Institution CodeUwbm
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number2174
Collected ByCollector(s): Bradford R. Norman
Date Collected1986-06-20

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http://www.burkemuseum.org/herpetology

The herpetological collection at the UW Burke Museum contains over 8,000 specimens of amphibians and reptiles. The collection has particularly strong geographic representation of the Pacific Northwest. More than 2,200 specimens are forest-dwelling amphibians from Western Washington obtained during wildlife studies in the 1980s and early 1990s. About 900 are garter snakes collected during the mid-1900s. In 2010, Dr. Adam Leache joined the Burke Museum as Curator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology. The entire collection was inventoried, catalogued, and georeferenced. This transition made the Burke Herpetology data searchable and mappable to the public for the first time. The geographic scope of the collection has expended greatly since 2010, and new collections from Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Ghana are now available that reflect active research programs by herpetology staff. The collection consists largely of alcohol-reserved specimens with a small number of photographs and skeletons. Genetic resources are available for all specimens collected since 2010.

Contacts

Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Sharon Birks
RoleGenetic Resources Manager
Emailsbirks@u.washington.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNinia sebae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae; Xenodontinae; (Duméril, Bibron and Duméril, 1854)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusNinia
Specific Epithetsebae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2012-11-07
Previous IdentificationsNinia sebae (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2012-11-07; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2174
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=40
Preparationswhole organism (formalin-fixed, 70% ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUWBM
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:2174?seid=1892986
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Bradford R. Norman
Collector Number40
Date Collected1986-06-20
Verbatim Date Collected20 June 1986
Year1986
Month06
Day20
End Day of Year171
Locality
CountryGuatemala
State / ProvinceHuehuetenango
Higher GeographyCentral America, Guatemala, Huehuetenango
ContinentCentral America
LocalityBarillas
Verbatim LocalityBarillas
Decimal Latitude15.8
Decimal Longitude-91.32
Maximum Elevation in Meters1463
Minimum Elevation in Meters1463
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates15.8/-91.32
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3036
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date29-07-12 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-04-25 13:25:28.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:2174?seid=1892986
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:2174
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34879
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; snout-vent length=240 mm; total length=299 mm; tail length=59 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGEOLocate, Google Earth
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:2174
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34878
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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