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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishTehama County
LocalityHwy. 89, Ca. 6 Mi Ne Mineral, Lassen National Park
Latitude40.3867236
Longitude-121.5235426
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number142824
Collected ByCollector(s): Julia H. Feder, Richard D. Sage
Date Collected1974-06-29

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBufo boreas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Bufonidae; Baird and Girard, 1852
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusBufo
Specific Epithetboreas
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsBufo boreas (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number142824
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ frozen tissue collection=FC-12600; collector number=541
Preparationstissue (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:142824?seid=925392
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Julia H. Feder, Richard D. Sage
Collector Number541
Date Collected1974-06-29
Verbatim Date Collected29 Jun 1974
Year1974
Month06
Day29
End Day of Year180
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyTehama County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Tehama County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHwy. 89, ca. 6 mi NE Mineral, Lassen National Park
Verbatim LocalityHwy. 89, ca. 6 mi NE Mineral, Lassen Nat'l Park
Decimal Latitude40.3867236
Decimal Longitude-121.5235426
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates40.3867236/-121.5235426
Location According ToCherry G. Zamora
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4263.152256
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCherry G. Zamora
Georeferenced Date2002-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-24 23:52:37.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:142824?seid=925392
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:142824
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:142824
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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