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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTennessee
County/ParishCarter
LocalityWilder Mine Hollow
Latitude36.17035
Longitude-82.0111166667
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberA-141619
Collected ByLouise S. Mead

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDesmognathus orestes
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Desmognathus orestes
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusDesmognathus
Specific Epithetorestes
Scientific Name AuthorsTilley and Mahoney, 1996
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByStephen G. Tilley
Catalog NumberA-141619
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=31544; field number=Mead
Preparationswhole animal (formalin); tissue (frozen: -80°C); tissue (frozen: -80°C)
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:A-141619
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByLouise S. Mead
Collector Number31544
Field NumberMead
Date Collected1996-01-01/1996-12-31
Verbatim Date Collected[no verbatim date data]
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarkssex: unknown
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTennessee
CountyCarter
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: Tennessee: Carter
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWilder Mine Hollow
Verbatim LocalityTN: CARTER CO.; WILDER MINE HOLLOW
Decimal Latitude36.17035
Decimal Longitude-82.0111166667
Verbatim Latitude36d 10.221m N
Verbatim Longitude82d 0.667m W
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByLouise S. Mead
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-07-29 15:42:06.0
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