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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceCarchi
Locality26.6 Km W Tulcan At Volcan Chiles
Latitude0.8
Longitude-77.95
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number217458
Collected ByF Campos,sdl Torre,d Lombeida, L Co
Date Collected1989-06-08

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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 sp.
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAtelopus
Specific Epithetsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number217458
PreparationsETOH - 1; tissue - 100
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbf7d6ace-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByF Campos,Sdl Torre,D Lombeida, L Co
Date Collected1989-06-08
Year1989
Month6
Day8
Locality
CountryEcuador
State / ProvinceCarchi
Higher GeographyEcuador, Carchi
ContinentSouth America
Locality26.6 km W Tulcan at Volcan Chiles
Decimal Latitude0.8000000
Decimal Longitude-77.9500000
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Location RemarksVolcan Chiles is in Colombia
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced Date2004-07-30
Other
Languageen
Modified2009-09-11 10:22:27.0
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