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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishRiverside
LocalityArroyo Seco Creek
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number55647
Collected ByFritts, T. H.; M. Mccoid
Date Collected1975-04-18

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The San Diego Natural History Museum Department of Herpetology focuses on the study of amphibians and reptiles. Resources are available to scientists to help better understand amphibian and reptile biology and conserve species when their existence is threatened. The great diversity of amphibian and reptile species is preserved for scientific research in the form of alcohol-preserved and skeletal specimens. The herpetology collection holds over 76,000 catalogued specimens (73,300 fluid-preserved specimens and 3,100 skeletons with 212 primary and 500 secondary types) dating back to the 1890s. The collection has been built over the past century and is actively being added to today. All cataloged specimens are computer databased which allows for any combination of taxonomic and geographic records to be searched.

Contacts

Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
Name Bradford Hollingsworth
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailbhollingsworth@sdnhm.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameXenopus laevis
Higher Classfication| | Amphibia | Anura | Pipidae | Xenopus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyPipidae
GenusXenopus
Specific Epithetlaevis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number55647
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:55647
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFritts, T. H.; M. McCoid
Date Collected1975-04-18
Verbatim Date Collected1975-4-18
Year1975
Month4
Day18
Start Day of Year108
End Day of Year108
Collection RemarksDonated by T. H. Fritts; 2 mi. W. of Vail Lake at Butterfield Country Camp
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyRiverside
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | Riverside | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityArroyo Seco Creek
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | Riverside | Arroyo Seco Creek
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:55647
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=55647
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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