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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryHaiti
State/ProvinceSud-est
Locality4 Mi E Jacmel
Latitude18.235000000000003
Longitude-72.47636
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number242191
Date Collected1978-06-24

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KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLeiocephalus barahonensis aureus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilyIguanidae
GenusLeiocephalus
Specific Epithetbarahonensis
Infraspecific Epithetaureus
Specimen
Catalog Number242191
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc0c5bf39-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1978-06-24
Year1978
Month6
Day24
Locality
CountryHaiti
State / ProvinceSud-Est
Higher GeographyHaiti, Sud-Est
ContinentNorth America
Locality4 mi E Jacmel
Decimal Latitude18.235
Decimal Longitude-72.47636
Georeference ProtocolAlexandria Digital Library
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:50:22.0
IDc0c5bf39-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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