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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBexar County
LocalityHelotes Creek, Ornate Fork
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeAmphibian Specimens
Catalog Number1447
Collected ByCollector(s): Anna A. Wright, Albert Hazen Wright
Date Collected1925-03-03

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The CUMV Amphibian & Reptile Collection became one of the leading university based herp collections in North America during the first half of this century, largely because of the efforts of Professor Albert Hazen Wright and his wife, Anna Allen Wright. The major strengths of the collection, amphibians from the southeastern United States and both reptiles and amphibians from the Northeast, reflects the intensive collection by the Wrights. Much of the material collected by the Wrights in New York and Georgia is not duplicated elsewhere. The last 15 years have been seen important acquisitions for the collection. To complement our traditional strength in North American taxa, we have made a concerted effort to obtain foreign material, especially synoptic series representing geographic areas. Through collecting, exchanges and acquisition of other various collections we now have good representation of Costa Rican viperids, lizards from Western and South Australia, amphibians and reptiles from Puerto Rico, snakes and lizards from Mexico, and a more representative collection of African and European species.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRana (Lithobates) pipiens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Ranidae; Lithobates pipiens (Schreber, 1782)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusLithobates
Specific Epithetpipiens
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByThe Legacy Limited
Previous IdentificationsRana (Lithobates) pipiens (accepted ID) identified by The Legacy Limited; method: taxonomic revision
Rana pipiens identified by unknown on 1925-03-03; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA {string}
Catalog Number1447
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=AHW 1925MAR03; collector number=AHW 61
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeAmphibian specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Amph:1447?seid=2242261
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anna A. Wright, Albert Hazen Wright
Collector NumberAHW 61
Date Collected1925-03-03
Verbatim Date Collected3/3/1925
Year1925
Month03
Day03
End Day of Year62
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBexar County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Texas, Bexar County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHelotes Creek, Ornate Fork
Verbatim LocalityHelotes Creek, Ornate Fork
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-02 11:25:26.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Amph:1447?seid=2242261
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Amph:1447
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksTaken as pair 03 FEB 1925; got away, laid before 27 FEB 1925- unattended. Photoed
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Amph:1447
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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