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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceNapo
Locality34.9 Km E San Miguel De Salcedo
Latitude-0.9666667
Longitude-78.3833333
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number201169
Date Collected1984-03-25

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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 NameAtelopus ignescens
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAtelopus
Specific Epithetignescens
Specimen
Catalog Number201169
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbe76d48f-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1984-03-25
Year1984
Month3
Day25
Locality
CountryEcuador
State / ProvinceNapo
Higher GeographyEcuador, Napo
ContinentSouth America
Locality34.9 km E San Miguel de Salcedo
Decimal Latitude-0.9666667
Decimal Longitude-78.3833333
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Location RemarksSan Miguel de Salcedo is in Cotopaxi, this locality is in Napo
Geodetic DatumPRP_M
Georeference Remarksassumed on dirt road to Rio Mulatos
Georeferenced Date2004-10-06
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:49:42.0
IDbe76d48f-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesMapa Geografico del Ecuador 1:500,000; IGM Ecuador
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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