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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
State/ProvinceTucuman
LocalityTucuman, Rio Sali
Latitude-26.86762
Longitude-65.20202
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number80839
Date Collected1962-02-06

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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 NamePleurodema tucumana
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyLeptodactylidae
GenusPleurodema
Specific Epithettucumana
Specimen
Catalog Number80839
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb75a4e49-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1962-02-06
Year1962
Month2
Day6
Locality
CountryArgentina
State / ProvinceTucuman
Higher GeographyArgentina, Tucuman
ContinentSouth America
LocalityTucuman, Rio Sali
Decimal Latitude-26.8676200
Decimal Longitude-65.2020200
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic Datumnot recorded
Georeferenced Date2005-07-19
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:47:28.0
IDb75a4e49-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAmerican Geographical Society of New York. South America. 1936
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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