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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishCoffey
LocalityNeosho River
Latitude38.43640234874116
Longitude-96.16249541143492
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number9734
Date Collected1912-06-27

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KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRana blairi
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusRana
Specific Epithetblairi
Specimen
Catalog Number9734
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb2369323-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1912-06-27
Year1912
Month6
Day27
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyCoffey
Higher GeographyUnited States, Kansas, Coffey
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNeosho River
Decimal Latitude38.4363889
Decimal Longitude-96.1622222
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksextent is .5 distance of River, coordinates for R. midpoint
Georeferenced Date2005-03-14
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:46:16.0
IDb2369323-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map 1:24,000 (Lang 38096-D1-TF 024)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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