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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishFresno County
LocalityLos Gatos Creek Canyon, 2.7 Mi Wnw (by Road) Los Gatos County Park
Latitude36.24692
Longitude-120.622827
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number168806
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert W. Hansen
Date Collected1979-03-24

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBatrachoseps sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae; Batrachoseps
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBatrachoseps
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsBatrachoseps sp. (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA sp.
Catalog Number168806
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ salamander tissue collection=S-3719; collector number=575
Preparationstissue extract (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:168806?seid=352832
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert W. Hansen
Collector Number575
Date Collected1979-03-24
Verbatim Date Collected24 Mar 1979
Year1979
Month03
Day24
End Day of Year83
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyFresno County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Fresno County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLos Gatos Creek Canyon, 2.7 mi WNW (by road) Los Gatos County Park
Verbatim LocalityLos Gatos Cr. Canyon, 2.7 mi [Rd.] WNW Los Gatos County Park
Decimal Latitude36.24692
Decimal Longitude-120.622827
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates36.24692/-120.622827
Location According ToTamrya D. d'Artenay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters30
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByTamrya D. d'Artenay
Georeferenced Date2001-01-16 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-06-13 15:58:17.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:168806?seid=352832
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:168806
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:168806
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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