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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceTanga
LocalityTanzania: Derema Near Amani, Usambara Mtns.
Latitude-5.633333
Longitude37.5
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberA-130714
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1926-11-30

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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
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RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAfrixalus fornasinii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Hyperolidae Afrixalus fornasinii
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHyperolidae
GenusAfrixalus
Specific Epithetfornasinii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Identification RemarksPREVIOUS #: Dupl. of MCZ-A-13545-55.
Catalog NumberA-130714
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZA130652; previous number=MCZ-A-13545-55
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:A-130714
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1926-11-30
Verbatim Date Collected30/11/1926-30/11/1926
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceTanga
Higher GeographyAfrica: Tanzania: Tanga
ContinentAfrica
LocalityTanzania: Derema near Amani, Usambara Mtns.
Verbatim LocalityDerema nr. Amani, Usambara Mtns., T.T.
Decimal Latitude-5.633333
Decimal Longitude37.5
Verbatim Latitude-5.633333d
Verbatim Longitude37.5d
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9046.122624
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLatitude/longitude is NIMA location for Derema Forest Reserve, southwest of Amani Forest Reserve, extent is based on http://www.york.ac.uk/res/celp/webpages/projects/ecology/forest%20reserves/pdf/Tanga.pdf.
Georeferenced ByM. Flannery (CAS)
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-12-06 08:45:28.0
IDMCZ:Herp:A-130714
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