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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryKenya
State/ProvinceCoast Prov.
County/ParishKilifi Dist.
LocalityNear Jimba Caves
Latitude-3.3020166667
Longitude40.0119333333
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog Number173555
Collected ByS.a. Kakayuni
Date Collected1988-07-02

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/herpetology-collection

The electronic catalog of the herpotology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Lauren Scheinberg
RoleCollections Manager, Herpetology
Emaillscheinberg@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmblyodipsas polylepis hildebrantii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Serpentes; Colubridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSerpentes
FamilyColubridae
GenusAmblyodipsas
Specific Epithetpolylepis
Infraspecific Epithethildebrantii
Specimen
Identified ByJ.V. Vindum
Date Identified1990-03-14
Catalog Number173555
PreparationsAlcohol
Life StageAdult
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeHERP
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:173555
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByS.A. Kakayuni
Collector NumberH-7561
Date Collected1988-07-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 Jul 1988
Year1988
Month7
Day2
Locality
CountryKenya
State / ProvinceCoast Prov.
CountyKilifi Dist.
Higher GeographyAfrica; Kenya; Coast Prov.; Kilifi Dist.
ContinentAfrica
Localitynear Jimba Caves
Verbatim LocalityKenya: near Jimba Caves
Decimal Latitude-3.3020166667
Decimal Longitude40.0119333333
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksUnable to determine exact location. Maximum error distance encompass approximately where the Jimba Caves are.
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-03-06 11:47:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:HERP:173555
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Maps, GeoLocate.
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:institutionIDCAS
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