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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishLyon County
Locality6.5 Mi E Dayton
Latitude39.23722
Longitude-119.47078
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number20380
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas L. Rodgers
Date Collected1936-05-07

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAspidoscelis tigris
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Teiidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyTeiidae
GenusAspidoscelis
Specific Epithettigris
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMeredith J. Mahoney
Date Identified2004-10-21
Previous IdentificationsAspidoscelis tigris (accepted ID) identified by Meredith J. Mahoney on 2004-10-21; method: taxonomic revision
Cnemidophorus tigris identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number20380
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=493
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:20380?seid=1561340
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas L. Rodgers
Collector Number493
Date Collected1936-05-07
Verbatim Date Collected7 May 1936
Year1936
Month05
Day07
End Day of Year128
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyLyon County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Lyon County
ContinentNorth America
Locality6.5 mi E Dayton
Verbatim Locality6.5 mi E Dayton
Decimal Latitude39.23722
Decimal Longitude-119.47078
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates39.23722/-119.47078
Location According ToCyril L. Fernandez
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8991.404928
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCyril L. Fernandez
Georeferenced Date2002-05-14 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-16 15:13:51.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:20380
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcView GNIS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:20380
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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