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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityJamaica,balaclava
Latitude18.172283
Longitude-77.643746
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberR-170186
Collected ByAlexander E. Wight
Date Collected1909-04-27

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSphaerodactylus argus argus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Gekkonidae Sphaerodactylus argus argus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyGekkonidae
GenusSphaerodactylus
Specific Epithetargus
Infraspecific Epithetargus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Identification RemarksOCE 11.x.85 by FDRoss,Dupl. of series ending 19524+100
Catalog NumberR-170186
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZR170167; previous number=MCZ-R-19521-24+
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:R-170186
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByAlexander E. Wight
Date Collected1909-04-27
Verbatim Date Collected27/4/1909-27/4/1909
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyNorth America: Jamaica: Greater Antilles: Jamaica
ContinentNorth America
Island GroupGreater Antilles
IslandJamaica
LocalityJamaica,Balaclava
Verbatim LocalityJamaica,Balaclava
Decimal Latitude18.172283
Decimal Longitude-77.643746
Verbatim Latitude18.172283d
Verbatim Longitude-77.643746d
Georeference ProtocolGEOLocate
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2170
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByJosé Rosado
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-06-09 14:01:10.0
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