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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPanama
State/ProvincePanama Prov.
LocalityAlbrook Airforce Base, Asphalt Rd Behind Latin American School Where Rd Crosses Depression In The Terrain
Latitude8.9740861111
Longitude-79.55387777780001
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeSua
Catalog Number21864
Collected ByJ.s. Applegarth
Date Collected1965-05-30

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/herpetology-collection

The electronic catalog of the herpotology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOscaecilia ochrocephala
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Gymnophiona; Caeciliidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderGymnophiona
FamilyCaeciliidae
GenusOscaecilia
Specific Epithetochrocephala
Specimen
Catalog Number21864
PreparationsAlcohol
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeSUA
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:SUA:21864
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ.S. Applegarth
Date Collected1965-05-30
Verbatim Date Collected30 May 1965
Year1965
Month5
Day30
Collection RemarksFound dying (seemingly run over by a car; blood coming from mouth & posterior half responded convulsively to touch) - 9:30 AM (may have been flooded out by heavy rain from noon to midnight of previous day, or may have come from nearby stream or hill, both with wuld vegetation; total length before fixing in formalin = 62 cm. Heart in separate vial in jar.
Locality
CountryPanama
State / ProvincePanama Prov.
Higher GeographyNorth America; Panama; Panama Prov.
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAlbrook Airforce Base, asphalt rd behind Latin American School where rd crosses depression in the terrain
Verbatim LocalityPanama: Canal Zone: Albrook Air Force Base: on asphalt road behind Latin American School, where the road crosses a depression in the terraine (lawn on both sides of road)
Decimal Latitude8.9740861111
Decimal Longitude-79.5538777778
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-03-06 11:47:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:SUA:21864
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dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:institutionIDSUA
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