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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceMtwara Region
LocalityRondo Plateau, Nchinquidi
Latitude-10.1
Longitude39.2
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeSua
Catalog Number11521
Collected ByA. Loveridge
Date Collected1939-05-18

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/herpetology-collection

The electronic catalog of the herpotology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSpelaeophryne methneri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Microhylidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMicrohylidae
GenusSpelaeophryne
Specific Epithetmethneri
Specimen
Identified ByA. Loveridge
Date Identified1939-01-01
Catalog Number11521
PreparationsAlcohol
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeSUA
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:SUA:11521
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByA. Loveridge
Date Collected1939-05-18
Verbatim Date Collected11-19 May 1939
Year1939
Month5
Collection RemarksExch. from MCZ, 1953.
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceMtwara Region
Higher GeographyAfrica; Tanzania; Mtwara Region
ContinentAfrica
LocalityRondo Plateau, Nchinquidi
Verbatim LocalityAfrica: Tanganyika Terr: southern Prov: Rondo Plateau: Nchinqidi
Decimal Latitude-10.1000000000
Decimal Longitude39.2000000000
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters27862.6300000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLat/Long is Rondo Plateau (Nchinquidi not found); extent is 15.7 mi, which is radius from NIMA point and includes rather large area to highway B5 south.
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-03-06 11:47:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:SUA:11521
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNIMA gazetteer; 1:1000000 USGS Digital Atlas of Africa, 2002; 1:250000 Shell Map of Tanzania, 1973.
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:institutionIDSUA
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemDMS
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