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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Barbara
LocalityCuyama-aliso Divide, Old Sierra Madre Rd., 0.9 Air Mi. Nnw Porter Peak
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number18897
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected1986-04-28

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameElgaria multicarinata
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Reptilia:Squamata:Anguidae:Elgaria
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyAnguidae
GenusElgaria
Specific Epithetmulticarinata
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number18897
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:18897
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 29059
Date Collected1986-04-28
Year1986
Month4
Day28
Start Day of Year118
End Day of Year118
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Santa Barbara County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCuyama-Aliso divide, Old Sierra Madre Rd., 0.9 air mi. NNW Porter Peak
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Santa Barbara County; Cuyama-Aliso divide, Old Sierra Madre Rd., 0.9 air mi. NNW Porter Peak
Maximum Elevation in Meters878
Verbatim Elevation2880 ft
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:18897
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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