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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndia
State/ProvinceKerala
LocalityPeppara Dam, Kallar, Motamud
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number114969
Collected ByGans, Carl, Assisted By Kuni Tribals
Date Collected1984-06-29

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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
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCALOTES VERSICOLOR
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauria | AGAMIDAE | CALOTES
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyAgamidae
GenusCalotes
Specific Epithetversicolor
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number114969
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:114969
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByGANS, CARL, ASSISTED BY KUNI TRIBALS
Field NumberCMFS 58049
Date Collected1984-06-29
Year1984
Month6
Day29
Start Day of Year181
End Day of Year181
Locality
CountryIndia
Country CodeIN
State / ProvinceKerala
Higher GeographyASIA | INDIA | KERALA | | | | |
ContinentAsia
LocalityPEPPARA DAM, KALLAR, MOTAMUD
Verbatim LocalityAsia | India | KERALA | PEPPARA DAM, KALLAR, MOTAMUD
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:114969
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=114969
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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