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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryPapua New Guinea
State/ProvinceWestern
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeHerpetology
Catalog NumberA-82291

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http://www.amnh.org/our-research/vertebrate-zoology/herpetology

The AMNH collection of amphibians and reptiles ranks among the world's five largest herpetological collections. The separately catalogued collections of amphibians and reptiles total more than 335,000 specimens, of which more than 13,000 have more than one type of preparation. The holdings of the Herpetology collection are computerized; however, inventorying the collection and proofing the database are ongoing processes. The Herpetology collection may be thought of as an ever-growing library of the world's amphibian and reptile faunas. It is an irreplaceable international resource that deserves the best of care.

Contacts

Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameXenorhina mehelyi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | Microhylidae | Xenorhina
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMicrohylidae
GenusXenorhina
Specific Epithetmehelyi
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberA-82291
Preparationsfluid
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeHerpetology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Herpetology:A-82291
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryPapua New Guinea
Country CodePG
State / ProvinceWestern
Higher GeographyIndoaustralia | Papua New Guinea | Western | | | | |
ContinentOceania
Verbatim LocalityIndoaustralia | Papua New Guinea | Western
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-19
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
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