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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceApurimac
LocalityAbra Soraccocha
Latitude-13.7708333
Longitude-73.5791667
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number162752
Date Collected1975-02-17

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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 NamePleurodema marmorata
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyLeptodactylidae
GenusPleurodema
Specific Epithetmarmorata
Specimen
Catalog Number162752
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbc4fb1ac-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1975-02-17
Year1975
Month2
Day17
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceApurimac
Higher GeographyPeru, Apurimac
ContinentSouth America
LocalityAbra Soraccocha
Decimal Latitude-13.7708333
Decimal Longitude-73.5791667
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumPRP_M
Georeference RemarksAccording to field notes, Abra Soraccocha is 35 kmk W Andahuaylas. Assumed on road to San Antonio de Cachi
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:48:58.0
IDbc4fb1ac-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dwc:georeferenceSourcesMaps 28-p Andahuaylas and 28-o Chincheros(1:100,000) Carta Nacional, Instituto Geografico Nacional d
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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