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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
LocalityWestern Brown Or Eastern Monroe Co
Latitude39.16
Longitude-86.37
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number154951
Collected ByEwert, Michael A
Date Collected1986-12-26

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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 NameTERRAPENE CAROLINA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | EMYDIDAE | TERRAPENE
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyEmydidae
GenusTerrapene
Specific Epithetcarolina
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number154951
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:154951
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByEWERT, MICHAEL A
Field Number20-1
Date Collected1986-12-26
Year1986
Month12
Day26
Start Day of Year360
End Day of Year360
Collection RemarksINCUBATED AT 21.5 C.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceIndiana
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | INDIANA | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWESTERN BROWN OR EASTERN MONROE CO
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Indiana | WESTERN BROWN OR EASTERN MONROE CO
Decimal Latitude39.16
Decimal Longitude-86.37
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters19500
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksPoint is on border of Western edge of Brown County at midpoint of length of Monroe County. Determined using Google Earth, SPR.
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-16
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