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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalityDeerhorn Flat
Latitude32.67778
Longitude-116.72709
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number3740
Collected ByWatts, L. L.
Date Collected1930-11-03

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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 NameCrotalus oreganus
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Viperidae | Crotalus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyViperidae
GenusCrotalus
Specific Epithetoreganus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number3740
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:3740
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWatts, L. L.
Date Collected1930-11-03
Verbatim Date Collected1930-11-3
Year1930
Month11
Day3
Start Day of Year307
End Day of Year307
Collection RemarksDate died
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDeerhorn Flat
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | Deerhorn Flat
Decimal Latitude32.67778
Decimal Longitude-116.72709
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Angelo Soto (SDNHM) Lat/Long Remarks: Name place coordinates determined to be at center Deerhorn Valley No GeoRef Because (if applies): n/a Det Ref (if appies): TOPO! USGS 1:24000 Method: MaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines GeoRef in HerpNet: Yes
Georeferenced Date2006-4-27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:3740
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=3740
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTOPO! USGS 1:24000 . . See also Remarks.
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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