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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityS End Swan Lake, Vernon
Latitude50.2942
Longitude-119.264
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number24751
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas P. Maslin
Date Collected1937-05-25

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The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBufo boreas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Bufonidae; Baird and Girard, 1852
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusBufo
Specific Epithetboreas
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsBufo boreas (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number24751
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=568
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:24751?seid=1195262
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas P. Maslin
Collector Number568
Date Collected1937-05-25
Verbatim Date Collected25 May 1937
Year1937
Month05
Day25
End Day of Year145
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Higher GeographyNorth America, Canada, British Columbia
ContinentNorth America
LocalityS end Swan Lake, Vernon
Verbatim LocalityS end Swan Lake, Vernon
Decimal Latitude50.2942
Decimal Longitude-119.264
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates50.2942/-119.264
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3810.926592
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2004-11-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-20 10:09:18.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:24751?seid=1195262
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:24751
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBCGNIS downloaded April 2003/ SoftMap Oct 2003 (www.softmaptechnologies.com); degrees & minutes converted to dec lat/long for calculations; SoftMap uses same lat/long data
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:24751
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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