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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishMoore
LocalityOn Sr 1864 (long Point Rd.), Near Little River Bridge, 1.5-1.75 Mi. S Vass.
Latitude35.2346
Longitude-79.279
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-herp
Catalog Number24613
Date Collected1983-10-21

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Amphibians and Reptiles Unit contains approximately 262,000 specimens (81,350+ lots), and is one of the largest and most complete regional collections in the United States. Founded in the late 1800s, the collection consists of approximately 80% North Carolina material, although 47 states, 57 countries, and more than 640 species are represented. Other states with substantial representation include California, Delaware, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Other countries with substantial representation include Laos, Vietnam, and Gabon, and the international focus of the collection is expanding. Important recent acquisitions include large collections from Duke and Virginia Commonwealth Universities, the University of North Carolina’s Institute of Marine Sciences, and the personal collection of the late E. E. Brown of Davidson College. The collection houses fluid-preserved specimens, skeletons, skins, tissues for molecular analyses, and other materials. Photographic vouchers, field notes, other museums’ records of North Carolina holdings, and specimen data sheets are also maintained as part of the materials documenting these resources.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleHead, Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Ben Norton
RoleCollections Data Curator
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Bryan Stuart
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbryan.stuart@naturalsciences.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 Bryan Stuart
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbryan.stuart@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEurycea sandhills
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusEurycea
Specific Epithetsandhills
Taxon RankspecificEpithet
Specimen
Catalog Number24613
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-Herp
Occurrence ID25D0C2CC-5CC6-4D22-9A72-DA8030B96C7C
Dataset NameNCSM Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Field NumberALB 4763
Date Collected1983-10-21
Year1983
Month10
Day21
Collection RemarksAOR. Species previously referred to as: "Sandhills morph"
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyMoore
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOn SR 1864 (Long Point Rd.), near Little River bridge, 1.5-1.75 mi. S Vass.
Verbatim LocalityRain.
Decimal Latitude35.2346
Decimal Longitude-79.279
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters402
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2018-10-23
ID25D0C2CC-5CC6-4D22-9A72-DA8030B96C7C
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-HerpDWC
dwc:georeferenceSourcesDeLorme
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenHerp.aspx?ID=24613
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 24613 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Herpetology Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dcterms:accessRightshttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:dispositionOn Loan
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
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