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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalityLa Mesa
Latitude32.79073000000001
Longitude-117.01383999999999
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number33773
Collected BySan Diego Zoo
Date Collected1941-04-19

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDiadophis punctatus
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae | Diadophis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusDiadophis
Specific Epithetpunctatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number33773
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:33773
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySan Diego Zoo
Date Collected1941-04-19
Verbatim Date Collected1941-4-19
Year1941
Month4
Day19
Start Day of Year109
End Day of Year109
Collection RemarksDate preserved
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLa Mesa
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | La Mesa
Decimal Latitude32.79073
Decimal Longitude-117.01384
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Angelo Soto (SDNHM) Lat/Long Remarks: Address found using Google Maps No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): TOPO! USGS 1:24000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2006-12-20
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:33773
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=33773
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTOPO! USGS 1:24000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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