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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceCartago
LocalityCrest Cerro De La Muerte
Latitude9.5797
Longitude-83.74275
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number66245
Date Collected1961-03-23

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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 NameBolitoglossa subpalmata
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBolitoglossa
Specific Epithetsubpalmata
Specimen
Catalog Number66245
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb66ab706-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1961-03-23
Year1961
Month3
Day23
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
State / ProvinceCartago
Higher GeographyCosta Rica, Cartago
ContinentNorth America
Localitycrest Cerro de la Muerte
Decimal Latitude9.5797000
Decimal Longitude-83.7427500
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumFundamental de Ocotepeque
Georeferenced Date2005-04-27
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:47:12.0
IDb66ab706-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesInstituto Geografico Nacional, San Jose, Costa Rica. 1:200,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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