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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceLouisiana
County/ParishConcordia
LocalityMississippi River At Deer Park
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number108095
Collected ByMoll, Edward O
Date Collected1970-06-24

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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 NameTRACHEMYS SCRIPTA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | EMYDIDAE | TRACHEMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyEmydidae
GenusTrachemys
Specific Epithetscripta
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number108095
Preparationspartial skeleton
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:108095
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMOLL, EDWARD O
Field NumberEOM 1272
Date Collected1970-06
Year1970
Month6
Collection RemarksCOLLECTED BETWEEN 1-4 JUN, PREPARED 18 JUN 1970. SHELL ONLY.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceLouisiana
CountyConcordia
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | LOUISIANA | CONCORDIA | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMISSISSIPPI RIVER AT DEER PARK
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Louisiana | Concordia | MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT DEER PARK
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:108095
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=108095
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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