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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryEl Salvador
State/ProvinceChalatenango
LocalityMunicipio De Chapeltique, Canton San Pedro El Jiote, Caserio Pie De La Cuesta 12.5 Km To The South Of Bassios City
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number335555
Date Collected1957-05-11

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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 NameLampropeltis triangulum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSerpentes
FamilyColubridae
GenusLampropeltis
Specific Epithettriangulum
Specimen
Catalog Number335555
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb0882430-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1957-05-11
Year1957
Month5
Day11
Locality
CountryEl Salvador
State / ProvinceChalatenango
Higher GeographyEl Salvador, Chalatenango
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMunicipio de Chapeltique, Canton San Pedro El Jiote, Caserio Pie de la Cuesta 12.5 Km to the south of Bassios City
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-10-16 04:55:08.0
IDb0882430-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:eventRemarksKilled on road by vehicle. Paved roadway between a large corn field and a rural homestead.
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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