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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceSan Luis Potosi
LocalitySotano Del Embudo De El Mirador
Latitude21.540377860705977
Longitude-99.60008849400774
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number154637

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

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 NameChiropterotriton multidentatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusChiropterotriton
Specific Epithetmultidentatus
Specimen
Catalog Number154637
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbbf218ce-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceSan Luis Potosi
Higher GeographyMexico, San Luis Potosi
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySotano del Embudo de El Mirador
Decimal Latitude21.5400000
Decimal Longitude-99.6000000
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeferenced Date2006-06-05
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:48:49.0
IDbbf218ce-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesCartografía Digital del Laboratorio de SIG'S y PR, Instituto de Geografía, UNAM. Incluye: INEGI, 200
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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