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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaryland
County/ParishMontgomery
Locality15.0 Mi Se Frederick, Near Park Mills Along Bennett Creek
Latitude39.243379
Longitude-77.286038
Institution CodeOmnh
Collection CodeAmphibians
Catalog Number24646.0
Collected ByW. Leslie Burger
Date Collected1946-09-01

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The Herpetology collection currently contains nearly 52,000 cataloged specimens of amphibians and reptiles. A large proportion of the collection is composed of amphibians and reptiles from the United States (46 states are represented), and many of these species are from the Southern Plains and Oklahoma. Approximately 60% (~31,000 specimens) of the collection is made up of Oklahoma specimens, making it the largest repository of Oklahoma amphibians. The collection also contains specimens from a total of 50 countries, with relatively large numbers from Brazil, Mexico, Ecuador, and Egypt. An early collection of specimens is from the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnaxyrus fowleri
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordates
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAnaxyrus
Specific Epithetfowleri
Specimen
Identified ByJ.A. Fowler
Catalog Number24646.0
PreparationsFluid Specimen
Life StageAdult or juvenile
Institution CodeOMNH
Collection CodeAmphibians
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:OMNH:Amphibians:24646
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. Leslie Burger
Date Collected1946-09-01
Year1946
MonthSeptember
Day1
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMaryland
CountyMontgomery
Continentnorth america
Locality15.0 mi SE Frederick, near Park Mills along Bennett Creek
Decimal Latitude39.243379
Decimal Longitude-77.286038
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3357.08
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksDistance along path; offset taken on MD 355
Georeferenced ByRobert G. Tuck, Jr. (USNM)
Georeferenced Date4/27/2007
Other
LanguageFluid Specimen
Modified2015-07-15
IDurn:catalog:OMNH:Amphibians:24646
dwc:collectionIDAmphibians
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Germantown Quad (TopoUSA 6.0 - 1:24,000)
dcterms:licenseEnglish
dwc:verbatimSRSWGS84
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