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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceMaharira
LocalityRanomafana National Park;old Camp Swamp
Latitude-21.339746
Longitude47.408263
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number336865
Date Collected2013-01-25

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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 Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBoophis rhodoscelis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMantellidae
GenusBoophis
Specific Epithetrhodoscelis
Specimen
Catalog Number336865
Preparationstissue - 100; ETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence ID612fd3b3-1bfb-4498-8901-2973745918ca
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected2013-01-25
Year2013
Month1
Day25
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceMaharira
Higher GeographyMadagascar, Maharira
ContinentAfrica
LocalityRanomafana National Park;Old camp swamp
Decimal Latitude-21.339746
Decimal Longitude47.408263
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-12-02 14:58:22.0
ID612fd3b3-1bfb-4498-8901-2973745918ca
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksNight;Calling;Swamp slow stream vegetation
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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