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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceIringa
LocalityLukunga,ukena Mtns Tang Terr
Latitude-9
Longitude35
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberA-17191
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1930-01-13

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHyperolius marginatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Hyperolidae Hyperolius marginatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHyperolidae
GenusHyperolius
Specific Epithetmarginatus
Scientific Name AuthorsPeters, 1854
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Identification RemarksOCE by ALoveridge.
Catalog NumberA-17191
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZA17175
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:A-17191
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1930-01-13
Verbatim Date Collected13/1/1930-13/1/1930
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceIringa
Higher GeographyAfrica: Tanzania: Iringa
ContinentAfrica
LocalityLukunga,Ukena Mtns Tang Terr
Verbatim LocalityLukunga,Ukena Mtns, Tang. Terr.
Decimal Latitude-9
Decimal Longitude35
Verbatim Latitude-9d
Verbatim Longitude35d
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters237563.31456
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLatitude/longitude is NIMA location for Iringa Region, could not locate specific locality, extent is distance to farthest ends of region.
Georeferenced ByM. Flannery (CAS)
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-12-06 08:45:33.0
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