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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
County/ParishWestmoreland
LocalityPowdermill Nature Reserve
Latitude40.14
Longitude-79.27
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number41281
Collected ByLeberman, Robert W
Date Collected1965-09-29

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCLEMMYS INSCULPTA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | EMYDIDAE | CLEMMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyEmydidae
GenusClemmys
Specific Epithetinsculpta
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number41281
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:41281
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByLEBERMAN, ROBERT W
Date Collected1965-09-29
Year1965
Month9
Day29
Start Day of Year272
End Day of Year272
Collection RemarksLOWER END OF TYPHA-ACERUS MARSH ("ELEPHANT WALK")
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvincePennsylvania
CountyWestmoreland
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | PENNSYLVANIA | WESTMORELAND | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPOWDERMILL NATURE RESERVE
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Pennsylvania | Westmoreland | POWDERMILL NATURE RESERVE
Decimal Latitude40.14
Decimal Longitude-79.27
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2709
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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