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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishCochise
LocalityHappy Valley, 11.1 Mi. (on Mescal Rd) N Jct With Ihy 10
Latitude32.1015
Longitude-110.47117
Institution CodeUtep
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog NumberH-12396
Collected ByMay, Cj 3078
Date Collected1973-06-07

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The UTEP Biodiversity Collections originated as departmental teaching and research collections in the early 1960s. Between the mid-1960s and the early 1970s, the collections were formalized under the name Museum of Arid Land Biology (acronym MALB). In 1976, organizational changes instituted by the university resulted in the renaming of the collections and associated activities as the Laboratory for Environmental Biology (acronym UTEP, though locally called the "LEB"). In July of 1993, the Laboratory became associated with the University of Texas at El Paso's Centennial Museum through a memorandum of understanding.

Some 160,000 curated specimens form the base for research by Centennial Museum personnel and faculty curators; by graduate and undergraduate students from the University of Texas at El Paso; and, through loans and visitation, graduate students and professionals from other institutions. The name was changed to UTEP Biodiversity Collections in August of 2012.

Collections primarily are of modern amphibians, reptiles, and birds as well as fossil vertebrates (amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals). The collections have a regional emphasis, but also contain material from outside the Southwest, particularly from Mexico. The research collections are maintained in the Biology Building.

Contacts

Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.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 Arthur Harris
RoleCurator of the Paleobiology collection
Emailaharris@utep.edu
Name Carl Lieb
RoleCo-Curator of the Herpetology Collection
Emailclieb@utep.edu
Name Philip Lavretsky
RoleCurator of Ornithology
Emailplavretsky@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCrotaphytus collaris
Higher ClassficationReptilia | Squamata | Crotaphytidae | CROTAPHYTUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyCrotaphytidae
GenusCrotaphytus
Specific Epithetcollaris
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular NameEastern Collared Lizard
Specimen
Catalog NumberH-12396
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeUTEP
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UTEP:Herps:H-12396
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMAY, CJ 3078
Date Collected1973-06-07
Year1973
Month6
Day7
Start Day of Year158
End Day of Year158
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyCochise
Higher Geography| USA | ARIZONA | COCHISE CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHAPPY VALLEY, 11.1 MI. (ON MESCAL RD) N JCT WITH IHY 10
Verbatim LocalityUSA | ARIZONA | COCHISE CO | HAPPY VALLEY, 11.1 MI. (ON MESCAL RD) N JCT WITH IHY 10
Decimal Latitude32.1015
Decimal Longitude-110.47117
Verbatim LatitudeN32D 06.09'
Verbatim LongitudeW110D 28.27'
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters346
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference Remarksoffset by rd on Mescal Rd (to Happy Valley) from jct with Hwy 10 (Mescal Jct)
Georeferenced ByCS Lieb (UTEP)
Georeferenced Date3/13/2011
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-14
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34876
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/gq95-3z97
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdegrees decimal minutes
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