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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishBannock
LocalityPocatello, American Falls
Latitude42.884359
Longitude-112.652571
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number9421
Date Collected1928-04-01

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRana pipiens
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusRana
Specific Epithetpipiens
Specimen
Catalog Number9421
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb2338be9-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1928-04-01
Year1928
Month4
Day1
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyBannock
Higher GeographyUnited States, Idaho, Bannock
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPocatello, American Falls
Decimal Latitude42.8843590
Decimal Longitude-112.6525710
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Location RemarksThis plots to Power county.
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeference RemarksAmerican Falls in Power, Pocatello in Bannock; midpoint in I-84 is in Power Co; Placename, type, county:road mi (if any)=Pocatello/American Falls, Populated Places (midpoint), Power (exent to Bannock)
Georeferenced Date2008-02-01
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:46:16.0
IDb2338be9-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopo USA 6.0 (uses BGN GNIS for lat/longs)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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