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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishDona Ana
Locality1.5 Mi S Hwy 80 On Rd 359 Ca Las Cruces
Latitude32.296718
Longitude-106.779514
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number72969
Date Collected1961-08-18

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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 NameAnaxyrus cognatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAnaxyrus
Specific Epithetcognatus
Specimen
Catalog Number72969
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb6dd232d-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1961-08-18
Year1961
Month8
Day18
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyDona Ana
Higher GeographyUnited States, New Mexico, Dona Ana
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.5 mi S Hwy 80 on Rd 359 ca Las Cruces
Decimal Latitude32.2967180
Decimal Longitude-106.7795140
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksMoved 1.5mi NM 359 (US 70) along US 80.
Georeferenced Date2007-02-08
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:47:20.0
IDb6dd232d-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcGIS software with data from New Mexico Resource Geographic Information System Program (http://rgi
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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