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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishPinal
LocalityCasa Grande
Institution CodeSdnhm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number29318
Collected ByKlauber, Laurence; Party
Date Collected1938-07-01

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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 NameIncilius alvarius
Higher Classfication| | Amphibia | Anura | Bufonidae | Incilius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusIncilius
Specific Epithetalvarius
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number29318
Preparationsalcoholic
Institution CodeSDNHM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:29318
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKlauber, Laurence; party
Date Collected1938-07-01
Verbatim Date Collected1938-7-1
Year1938
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year182
End Day of Year182
Collection RemarksNone
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyPinal
Higher GeographyNorth America | USA | Arizona | Pinal | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCasa Grande
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | USA | Arizona | Pinal | Casa Grande
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-15
IDurn:catalog:SDNHM:Herps:29318
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/sdnhm/herps?id=29318
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34836
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