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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMonterey
LocalityRobles Del Rio
Latitude36.469961740918514
Longitude-121.72105842070265
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number25993
Collected ByWurtz, Charles B
Date Collected1946-02-22

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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 NameBATRACHOSEPS ATTENUATUS ATTENUATUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Caudata | PLETHODONTIDAE | BATRACHOSEPS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBatrachoseps
Specific Epithetattenuatus
Infraspecific Epithetattenuatus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number25993
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:25993
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWURTZ, CHARLES B
Date Collected1946-02-22
Year1946
Month2
Day22
Start Day of Year53
End Day of Year53
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMonterey
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | CALIFORNIA | MONTEREY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityROBLES DEL RIO
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | California | Monterey | ROBLES DEL RIO
Decimal Latitude36.47
Decimal Longitude-121.72
Maximum Elevation in Meters304.8
Minimum Elevation in Meters304.8
Verbatim Elevation1000 FT
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1219
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:25993
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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