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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Mateo County
LocalitySkyline Blvd., 1.5 Mi N San Francisco County Jail Turnoff
Latitude37.647949
Longitude-122.471088
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number47591
Collected ByCollector(s): Wade Fox
Date Collected1947-09-28

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThamnophis sirtalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae; Natricinae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusThamnophis
Specific Epithetsirtalis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsThamnophis sirtalis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number47591
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1907
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:47591?seid=342607
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Wade Fox
Collector Number1907
Date Collected1947-09-28
Verbatim Date Collected28 Sep 1947
Year1947
Month09
Day28
End Day of Year271
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Mateo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, San Mateo County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySkyline Blvd., 1.5 mi N San Francisco County Jail turnoff
Verbatim LocalitySkyline Blvd., 1.5 mi N San Francisco Co. Jail Turnoff
Decimal Latitude37.647949
Decimal Longitude-122.471088
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates37.647949/-122.471088
Location According ToMatt Krebs
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9.144
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByMatt Krebs
Georeferenced Date2001-02-01 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-19 06:17:54.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:47591?seid=342607
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:47591
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:47591
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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