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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
State/ProvinceCape Province
LocalityBain's Kloof Pass, 33 Mi W Worchester, E Of Wellington
Latitude-33.5833333333
Longitude19.1333333333
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number21072
Collected ByCollector(s): H. Kirby
Date Collected1935-04-04

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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 NameRana fuscigula
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Ranidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusRana
Specific Epithetfuscigula
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsRana fuscigula (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number21072
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=G-593
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:21072?seid=471382
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): H. Kirby
Collector NumberG-593
Date Collected1935-04-04
Verbatim Date Collected4 Apr 1935
Year1935
Month04
Day04
End Day of Year94
Collection RemarksALSO NUMBERED GP 561
Locality
CountrySouth Africa
State / ProvinceCape Province
Higher GeographyAfrica, South Africa, Cape Province
ContinentAfrica
LocalityBain's Kloof Pass, 33 mi W Worchester, E of Wellington
Verbatim LocalityBain's Kloof Pass [33 mi W Worchester, East of Wellington]
Decimal Latitude-33.5833333333
Decimal Longitude19.1333333333
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates33d 35m 0s S/19d 8m 0s E
Location According ToElisa Bonaccorso
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4690
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByElisa Bonaccorso
Georeferenced Date2002-11-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-10-14 19:24:14.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:21072?seid=471382
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:21072
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:georeferenceSourcesGeoNet Name Server gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:21072
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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