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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishChesapeake
LocalityJunction Benefit Road And Taft Road
Latitude36.62
Longitude-76.26
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number122554
Collected ByDreyer, G
Date Collected1987-05-26

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNerodia sipedon sipedon
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Serpentes | COLUBRIDAE | NERODIA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusNerodia
Specific Epithetsipedon
Infraspecific Epithetsipedon
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number122554
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:122554
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByDREYER, G
Date Collected1987-05-26
Year1987
Month5
Day26
Start Day of Year146
End Day of Year146
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyChesapeake
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | VIRGINIA | CHESAPEAKE CITY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityJUNCTION BENEFIT ROAD AND TAFT ROAD
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Chesapeake City | JUNCTION BENEFIT ROAD AND TAFT ROAD
Decimal Latitude36.62
Decimal Longitude-76.26
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters97
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:122554
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=122554
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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