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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceLos Rios
LocalityEstacion Biologica Rio Palenque, 56 Km N Quevedo
Latitude-0.55
Longitude-79.3666667
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number146830
Date Collected1972-04-12

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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 NameSmilisca phaeota
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusSmilisca
Specific Epithetphaeota
Specimen
Catalog Number146830
Preparationsformalin - 1
Sexyoung
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbb8343d9-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1972-04-12
Year1972
Month4
Day12
Locality
CountryEcuador
State / ProvinceLos Rios
Higher GeographyEcuador, Los Rios
ContinentSouth America
LocalityEstacion Biologica Rio Palenque, 56 km N Quevedo
Decimal Latitude-0.5500000
Decimal Longitude-79.3666667
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic Datumnot recorded
Georeferenced Date2003-10-08
Other
Languageen
Modified2010-12-10 02:40:01.0
IDbb8343d9-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesOrnithological Gazetteer of Ecuador. Paynter and Traylor 1977. Taken from United States Board on Geo
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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