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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalityLa Mesa; Mt Helix
Latitude32.75442
Longitude-117.0294
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number11215
Collected ByHuey, L. M.
Date Collected1925-08-01

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCharina trivirgata roseofusca
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Boidae | Lichanura
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyBoidae
GenusCharina
Specific Epithettrivirgata
Infraspecific Epithetroseofusca
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number11215
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:11215
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHuey, L. M.
Date Collected1925-08-01
Verbatim Date Collected1925-8-1
Year1925
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
End Day of Year213
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLa Mesa; Mt Helix
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | La Mesa; Mt Helix
Decimal Latitude32.75442
Decimal Longitude-117.0294
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Angelo Soto (SDNHM) Lat/Long Remarks: Estimated as center of Mt. Helix, coordinates obtained from TOPO! No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): TOPO! USGS 1:24000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2006-12-20
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:11215
dwc:datasetID0938172b-2086-439c-a1dd-c21cb0109ed5
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=11215
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTOPO! USGS 1:24000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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