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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountrySolomon Islands
State/ProvinceWestern Province
County/ParishShortland Island
LocalityKoliai Village; Kiahai Cave
Latitude-7.03886
Longitude155.82053
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number341253
Collected ByTravers, Scott; Boseto, David; Soe, Joachim
Date Collected2014-09-11

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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 Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCornufer Discodeles guppyi
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyCeratobatrachidae
GenusCornufer
Specific Epithetguppyi
Specimen
Catalog Number341253
PreparationsETOH - 1; tissue - 100
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDa8c234a9-07bd-4dcb-a4c8-97353b41db91
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTravers, Scott; Boseto, David; Soe, Joachim
Date Collected2014-09-11
Year2014
Month9
Day11
Locality
CountrySolomon Islands
State / ProvinceWestern Province
CountyShortland Island
Higher GeographySolomon Islands, Western Province, Shortland Island
ContinentOceania
LocalityKoliai Village; Kiahai Cave
Decimal Latitude-7.03886
Decimal Longitude155.82053
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-02-04 15:55:36.0
IDa8c234a9-07bd-4dcb-a4c8-97353b41db91
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksCoastal Lowland Rainforest/Cave; 10m inside large limestone cave (2m up on rock ledge next to 2-3m stream); Time Collected 1500
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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