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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishOrange County
Locality1 Mi Ne Laguna Beach
Latitude33.554191
Longitude-117.774543
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number46519
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Riemer
Date Collected1948-07-26

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameElgaria multicarinata
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Anguidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyAnguidae
GenusElgaria
Specific Epithetmulticarinata
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsElgaria multicarinata (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number46519
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=92
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:46519?seid=1394370
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Riemer
Collector Number92
Date Collected1948-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected26 Jul 1948
Year1948
Month07
Day26
End Day of Year208
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyOrange County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Orange County
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mi NE Laguna Beach
Verbatim Locality1 mi NE Laguna Beach
Decimal Latitude33.554191
Decimal Longitude-117.774543
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates33.554191/-117.774543
Location According ToMatt Krebs
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters30
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByMatt Krebs
Georeferenced Date2000-06-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-09-09 14:53:51.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:46519?seid=1394370
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:46519
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopoScout 2.04 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:46519
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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