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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
County/ParishHale
LocalitySouth Shore Payne Lake
Latitude32.87
Longitude-87.44
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number131738
Collected ByValentine, Barry D And C B Segars
Date Collected1951-03-23

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDESMOGNATHUS FUSCUS CONANTI
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Caudata | PLETHODONTIDAE | DESMOGNATHUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusDesmognathus
Specific Epithetfuscus
Infraspecific Epithetconanti
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number131738
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:131738
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByVALENTINE, BARRY D AND C B SEGARS
Field Number511
Date Collected1951-03-23
Year1951
Month3
Day23
Start Day of Year82
End Day of Year82
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceAlabama
CountyHale
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | ALABAMA | HALE | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySOUTH SHORE PAYNE LAKE
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Alabama | Hale | SOUTH SHORE PAYNE LAKE
Decimal Latitude32.87
Decimal Longitude-87.44
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters390
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksPoint placed on south shore of the lake with uncertainty extending to edges of the south shore.
Georeferenced ByFawn Armagost
Georeferenced Date3/21/2014 0:00:00
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-16
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:131738
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=131738
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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