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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPhilippines
State/ProvinceEastern Samar Province
County/ParishMunicipality Of Taft
LocalityBarangay San Rafael
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number310437

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

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 NameMegophrys stejnegeri
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMegophryidae
GenusMegophrys
Specific Epithetstejnegeri
Specimen
Catalog Number310437
Preparationstissue - 100; ETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc4adf26d-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryPhilippines
State / ProvinceEastern Samar Province
CountyMunicipality of Taft
Higher GeographyPhilippines, Eastern Samar Province, Municipality of Taft
ContinentAsia
Island GroupMindanao PAIC
IslandSamar Island
LocalityBarangay San Rafael
Other
Languageen
Modified2008-08-08 12:38:00.0
IDc4adf26d-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:eventRemarksCollected between 18:00 and 22:00 in secondary growth immature or regenerating forest on bank or mid stream on bar rock or debris stream width 1-3m
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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