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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishVal Verde
LocalityCa 5 Km From Del Rio
Latitude29.38150905983281
Longitude-100.9007424613434
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number200105
Date Collected1984-08-31

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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 NameAspidoscelis gularis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilyTeiidae
GenusAspidoscelis
Specific Epithetgularis
Specimen
Catalog Number200105
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbe66b750-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1984-08-31
Year1984
Month8
Day31
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyVal Verde
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Val Verde
ContinentNorth America
Localityca 5 km from Del Rio
Decimal Latitude29.3812800
Decimal Longitude-100.9003700
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksgeoref at geographic center of Del Rio = jct Bedell & 15th Streets)
Georeferenced Date2006-09-20
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:49:41.0
IDbe66b750-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS 1:24,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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