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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishFresno
LocalityCoalinga/parkfield Rd., 0.6 Mi. Sw Hwy. 198
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number15833
Collected ByHolland, Daniel
Date Collected1983-06-05

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePituophis catenifer catenifer
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Reptilia:Squamata:Colubridae:Pituophis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusPituophis
Specific Epithetcatenifer
Infraspecific Epithetcatenifer
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number15833
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:15833
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHolland, Daniel
Date Collected1983-06-05
Year1983
Month6
Day5
Start Day of Year156
End Day of Year156
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyFresno
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Fresno County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCoalinga/Parkfield Rd., 0.6 mi. SW hwy. 198
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Fresno County; Coalinga/Parkfield Rd., 0.6 mi. SW hwy. 198
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:15833
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:dynamicPropertiestotal length in mm: 1177
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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