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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishCochise
LocalityChiricahua Mountains; Near Portal
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number40935
Collected ByKauffelds; Herrmann
Date Collected1949-07-17

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http://www.sdnhm.org/science/herpetology/

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 NameUrosaurus ornatus
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Phrynosomatidae | Urosaurus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPhrynosomatidae
GenusUrosaurus
Specific Epithetornatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number40935
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:40935
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKauffelds; Herrmann
Date Collected1949-07-17
Verbatim Date Collected1949-7-17
Year1949
Month7
Day17
Start Day of Year198
End Day of Year198
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyCochise
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | Arizona | Cochise | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityChiricahua Mountains; near Portal
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | Arizona | Cochise | Chiricahua Mountains; near Portal
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:40935
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=40935
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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