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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishYavapai
LocalityVerde Valley, Camp Verde
Latitude34.563744653026184
Longitude-111.85442673709953
Institution CodeUtep
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog NumberH-13290
Collected ByMay, Cj 2052
Date Collected1972-08-05

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The UTEP Biodiversity Collections originated as departmental teaching and research collections in the early 1960s. Between the mid-1960s and the early 1970s, the collections were formalized under the name Museum of Arid Land Biology (acronym MALB). In 1976, organizational changes instituted by the university resulted in the renaming of the collections and associated activities as the Laboratory for Environmental Biology (acronym UTEP, though locally called the "LEB"). In July of 1993, the Laboratory became associated with the University of Texas at El Paso's Centennial Museum through a memorandum of understanding.

Some 160,000 curated specimens form the base for research by Centennial Museum personnel and faculty curators; by graduate and undergraduate students from the University of Texas at El Paso; and, through loans and visitation, graduate students and professionals from other institutions. The name was changed to UTEP Biodiversity Collections in August of 2012.

Collections primarily are of modern amphibians, reptiles, and birds as well as fossil vertebrates (amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals). The collections have a regional emphasis, but also contain material from outside the Southwest, particularly from Mexico. The research collections are maintained in the Biology Building.

Contacts

Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.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 Arthur Harris
RoleCurator of the Paleobiology collection
Emailaharris@utep.edu
Name Carl Lieb
RoleCo-Curator of the Herpetology Collection
Emailclieb@utep.edu
Name Philip Lavretsky
RoleCurator of Ornithology
Emailplavretsky@utep.edu
Name Teresa Mayfield
RoleManager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
Emailtmayfield@utep.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScaphiopus multiplicatus
Higher ClassficationAmphibia | Anura | Scaphiopodidae | SCAPHIOPUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyScaphiopodidae
GenusScaphiopus
Specific Epithetmultiplicatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberH-13290
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeUTEP
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UTEP:Herps:H-13290
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMAY, CJ 2052
Date Collected1972-08-05
Year1972
Month8
Day5
Start Day of Year218
End Day of Year218
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyYavapai
Higher Geography| USA | ARIZONA | YAVAPAI CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityVERDE VALLEY, CAMP VERDE
Verbatim LocalityUSA | ARIZONA | YAVAPAI CO | VERDE VALLEY, CAMP VERDE
Decimal Latitude34.56372
Decimal Longitude-111.85372
Verbatim LatitudeN34D 34'
Verbatim LongitudeW111D 51'
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1323
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksgeoref at designated center of Camp Verde (= S Main Street at Hollomon St.)
Georeferenced ByCS Lieb (UTEP)
Georeferenced Date2/6/2011
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-14
IDurn:catalog:UTEP:Herps:H-13290
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/utep/herps?id=h-13290
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34876
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS 1:24,000 Camp Verde Quad
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/gq95-3z97
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdegrees decimal minutes
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