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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceSava
County/ParishSambava
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number241918
Collected ByR A Nussbaum & C J Raxworthy & A Razafimanantsoa & A Razafimanantsoa
Date Collected1992-11-26

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The Division of Reptiles and Amphibians maintains a collection that is worldwide in scope. Presently, the research collections contain 197,469 (through catalogue number UMMZ 242,000) catalogued lots representing 433,505 individual specimens. These represent 1,067 genera and 5,323 species of which 13,818 specimens are skeletons. 99.9% of specimens are identified to genus, and 96% of specimens are identified to species. This includes 472 Primary Type specimens (representing 424 taxa) and 5,515 Paratypes (representing 804 taxa). The average growth over the last ten years has been nearly 1500 specimens per year. The auxiliary research collections contain 2,145 radiographs, 7,288 kodachrome slides, and 10,789 frozen tissue samples. All of the above mentioned collections have been inventoried and the data associated with them have been entered into computer databases in Filemaker Pro. A collection of 37 audio tapes containing hundreds of recordings of anuran vocalizations has been digitized and can now be accessed via the Division's webpage, as well as catalogue records and digital images of all primary type specimens.

Contacts

Name Alison Davis Rabosky
RoleResearch Faculty and Assistant Curator
Emailardr@umich.edu
Name Greg Schneider
RoleCollection Manager
Emailges@umich.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMantella madagascariensis
Higher ClassficationANURA | RANIDAE | MANTELLA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMantellidae
GenusMantella
Specific Epithetmadagascariensis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number241918
Preparationswhole animal (glycerin)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Herps:241918
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByR A NUSSBAUM & C J RAXWORTHY & A RAZAFIMANANTSOA & A RAZAFIMANANTSOA
Collector NumberRAN 39912
Date Collected1992-11-26
Year1992
Month11
Day26
Start Day of Year331
End Day of Year331
Collection RemarksC&S
Locality
CountryMadagascar
Country CodeMG
State / ProvinceSava
CountySambava
Higher Geography| MADAGASCAR | ANTSIRANANA | SAMBAVA | | | |
ContinentAfrica
IslandMadagascar
Verbatim LocalityMADAGASCAR | ANTSIRANANA | SAMBAVA
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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