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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/ParishMineral
LocalityNear Keyser
Latitude39.43009493641906
Longitude-78.97974913567452
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog NumberS6995
Collected ByLlewellyn, Leonard
Date Collected1934-10-24

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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
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAGKISTRODON CONTORTRIX MOKASEN
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Serpentes | VIPERIDAE | AGKISTRODON
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyViperidae
GenusAgkistrodon
Specific Epithetcontortrix
Infraspecific Epithetmokasen
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberS6995
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:S6995
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByLLEWELLYN, LEONARD
Date Collected1934
Year1934
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceWest Virginia
CountyMineral
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | WEST VIRGINIA | MINERAL | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNEAR KEYSER
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | West Virginia | Mineral | NEAR KEYSER
Decimal Latitude39.43
Decimal Longitude-78.98
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3654
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:S6995
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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