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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryHaiti
State/ProvinceGrand'anse
LocalityIle Grande Cayemite, Vicinity Pointe Sable
Latitude18.603056
Longitude-73.797775
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number269082
Collected ByNative
Date Collected1966-03-18

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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 NameUromacer frenatus frenatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSerpentes
FamilyColubridae
GenusUromacer
Specific Epithetfrenatus
Infraspecific Epithetfrenatus
Specimen
Catalog Number269082
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc22850e9-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected Bynative
Date Collected1966-03-18
Year1966
Month3
Day18
Locality
CountryHaiti
State / ProvinceGrand'Anse
Higher GeographyHaiti, Grand'Anse
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIle Grande Cayemite, vicinity Pointe Sable
Decimal Latitude18.603056
Decimal Longitude-73.797775
Georeference ProtocolAlexandria Digital Library
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2007-12-10 01:49:36.0
IDc22850e9-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:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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