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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWisconsin
County/ParishSaint Croix
LocalityNear Somerset
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number7148
Collected BySwanson, Gustav
Date Collected1933-10-15

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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 NameAMBYSTOMA TIGRINUM TIGRINUM
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Caudata | AMBYSTOMATIDAE | AMBYSTOMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyAmbystomatidae
GenusAmbystoma
Specific Epithettigrinum
Infraspecific Epithettigrinum
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number7148
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:7148
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySWANSON, GUSTAV
Date Collected1933-10-15
Year1933
Month10
Day15
Start Day of Year288
End Day of Year288
Collection RemarksFOUND MIGRATING ACROSS HIGHWAY IN AFTERNOON.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceWisconsin
CountySaint Croix
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | WISCONSIN | ST CROIX | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNEAR SOMERSET
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Wisconsin | St Croix | NEAR SOMERSET
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:7148
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=7148
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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