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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalityNate Harrison Grade; Station 14
Latitude33.33486
Longitude-116.95541
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number74570
Collected ByBanta, B. Et Al.
Date Collected1971-01-24

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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 NamePlestiodon skiltonianus
Higher Classfication| | Reptilia | Squamata | Scincidae | Plestiodon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyScincidae
GenusPlestiodon
Specific Epithetskiltonianus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number74570
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:74570
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBanta, B. et al.
Date Collected1971-01-24
Verbatim Date Collected1971-1-24
Year1971
Month1
Day24
Start Day of Year24
End Day of Year24
Collection RemarksPalomar Mountain
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNate Harrison Grade; Station 14
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | California | San Diego | Nate Harrison Grade; Station 14
Decimal Latitude33.33486
Decimal Longitude-116.95541
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksDetBy: Rebecca Lybrand (SDNHM) Lat/Long Remarks: Named point coordinates calculated from midpoint of Nate Harrison Grade; Nate Harrison Grade assumed to be Nate Harrison Grade Rd. and Nate Harrison Rd. up to Boucher lookout 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 Date2005-8-8
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:74570
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=74570
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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