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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishLos Angeles
LocalitySaugus
Latitude34.40898
Longitude-118.53875
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number19271
Collected ByNokes, J. D.
Date Collected1958-07-26

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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 NameSpea hammondii
Higher Classfication| | Amphibia | Anura | Scaphiopodidae | Spea
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyScaphiopodidae
GenusSpea
Specific Epithethammondii
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number19271
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:19271
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByNokes, J. D.
Date Collected1958-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected1958-7-26
Year1958
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
End Day of Year207
Collection RemarksDate preserved
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyLos Angeles
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | Los Angeles | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySaugus
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | Los Angeles | Saugus
Decimal Latitude34.40898
Decimal Longitude-118.53875
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Alex Huang (MVZ) Lat/Long Remarks: none No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): Terrain Navigator Pro version 6.03 USGS 1:24,000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2006-3-7
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:19271
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=19271
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator Pro version 6.03 USGS 1:24,000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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