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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Barbara
LocalityPond Off Sweeney Rd., 2.0 Air Mi. E Lompoc
Latitude34.84622
Longitude-120.35026
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number31369
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected2011-09-10

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmbystoma mavortium
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Amphibia:Caudata:Ambystomatidae:Ambystoma
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyAmbystomatidae
GenusAmbystoma
Specific Epithetmavortium
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number31369
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31369
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 33185
Date Collected2011-09-10
Year2011
Month9
Day10
Start Day of Year253
End Day of Year253
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Santa Barbara County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
Localitypond off Sweeney Rd., 2.0 air mi. E Lompoc
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Santa Barbara County; pond off Sweeney Rd., 2.0 air mi. E Lompoc
Decimal Latitude34.84622
Decimal Longitude-120.35026
Maximum Elevation in Meters158
Verbatim Elevation158 m
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:31369
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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