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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
Locality1.5 Mi Sw Of Florida City
Latitude25.42
Longitude-80.49
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number86970
Collected ByEwert, Michael A
Date Collected1973-03-03

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCHELYDRA SERPENTINA OSCEOLA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | CHELYDRIDAE | CHELYDRA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyChelydridae
GenusChelydra
Specific Epithetserpentina
Infraspecific Epithetosceola
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number86970
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:86970
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByEWERT, MICHAEL A
Date Collected1973-03-03
Year1973
Month3
Day3
Start Day of Year62
End Day of Year62
Collection RemarksM A EWERT COLLECTION. LAB HATCHLING FROM ONE OF FEMALES MAE CS 6-9. PREPARED 19 MAR 1973.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Florida | Miami-Dade | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.5 MI SW OF FLORIDA CITY
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Florida | Miami-Dade | 1.5 MI SW OF FLORIDA CITY
Decimal Latitude25.42
Decimal Longitude-80.49
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters200
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksBody of water in appropriate area.
Georeferenced ByStephen Rogers
Georeferenced Date5/31/2012 0:00:00
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-16
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:86970
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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