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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishImperial
LocalityMountain Spring
Latitude32.67382
Longitude-116.10294
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number13474
Collected ByCook, L. H.
Date Collected1930-05-20

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameUta stansburiana
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Phrynosomatidae | Uta
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPhrynosomatidae
GenusUta
Specific Epithetstansburiana
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number13474
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:13474
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCook, L. H.
Date Collected1930-05-20
Verbatim Date Collected1930-5-20
Year1930
Month5
Day20
Start Day of Year140
End Day of Year140
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyImperial
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | Imperial | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMountain Spring
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | Imperial | Mountain Spring
Decimal Latitude32.67382
Decimal Longitude-116.10294
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Angelo Soto (SDNHM) Lat/Long Remarks: Estimated center of Mountain Spring No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): TOPO! USGS 1:24000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2005-7-21
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:13474
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=13474
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTOPO! USGS 1:24000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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