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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishVirginia Beach
LocalitySeashore State Park
Latitude36.9
Longitude-76.01
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number119586
Collected ByWilliamson, G M
Date Collected1961-07-03

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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
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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 NameEUMECES LATICEPS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauria | SCINCIDAE | EUMECES
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyScincidae
GenusEumeces
Specific Epithetlaticeps
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number119586
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:119586
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWILLIAMSON, G M
Date Collected1961-07-03
Year1961
Month7
Day3
Start Day of Year184
End Day of Year184
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyVirginia Beach
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | VIRGINIA | VIRGINIA BEACH CITY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySEASHORE STATE PARK
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Virginia Beach City | SEASHORE STATE PARK
Decimal Latitude36.9
Decimal Longitude-76.01
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2977
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:119586
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=119586
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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