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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCameroon
State/ProvinceBane Dist
LocalitySangmelima
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number7871
Collected ByGood, Albert Irwin
Date Collected1933-08-17

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLEPTOPELIS OCELLATUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | HYPEROLIIDAE | LEPTOPELIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyArthroleptidae
GenusLeptopelis
Specific Epithetocellatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number7871
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:7871
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByGOOD, ALBERT IRWIN
Field NumberAIG 336
Date Collected1933-08-17
Year1933
Month8
Day17
Start Day of Year229
End Day of Year229
Collection RemarksDETERMINED BY KARL P SCHMIDT, 1934.
Locality
CountryCameroon
Country CodeCM
State / ProvinceBANE DIST
Higher GeographyAFRICA | CAMEROON | BANE DIST | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalitySANGMELIMA
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Cameroon | BANE DIST | SANGMELIMA
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:7871
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=7871
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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