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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryZimbabwe
LocalityNo Specific Locality
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number64289
Collected ByBroadly, D. E.

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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 NamePelusios sinuatus
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Testudines | Pelomedusidae | Pelusios
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyPelomedusidae
GenusPelusios
Specific Epithetsinuatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number64289
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:64289
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBroadly, D. E.
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryZimbabwe
Country CodeZW
Higher GeographyAfrica | Zimbabwe | | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityNo specific locality
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Zimbabwe | No specific locality
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:64289
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=64289
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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