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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishChesapeake
LocalityChesapeake
Latitude36.71
Longitude-76.27
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number122629
Collected ByPine, E
Date Collected1978-10-25

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTHAMNOPHIS SIRTALIS SIRTALIS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Serpentes | COLUBRIDAE | THAMNOPHIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusThamnophis
Specific Epithetsirtalis
Infraspecific Epithetsirtalis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number122629
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:122629
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPINE, E
Date Collected1978
Year1978
Collection RemarksMOTHER COLLECTED IN SUMMER 1978, YOUNG BORN AUG 1978.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyChesapeake
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | VIRGINIA | CHESAPEAKE CITY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCHESAPEAKE
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Chesapeake City | CHESAPEAKE
Decimal Latitude36.71
Decimal Longitude-76.27
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters25927
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:122629
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=122629
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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