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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvincePichincha
Locality4 Km Ne Dos Rios
Latitude-0.3027778
Longitude-78.8677778
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number165547
Date Collected1975-05-07

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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 NameEleutherodactylus nyctophylax
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyLeptodactylidae
GenusEleutherodactylus
Specific Epithetnyctophylax
Specimen
Catalog Number165547
Preparationsc&s - 1
SexF; SV 39.5; C&S
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbc7ce203-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1975-05-07
Year1975
Month5
Day7
Locality
CountryEcuador
State / ProvincePichincha
Higher GeographyEcuador, Pichincha
ContinentSouth America
Locality4 km NE Dos Rios
Decimal Latitude-0.3027778
Decimal Longitude-78.8677778
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumPRP_M
Georeference Remarksassumed on road to Chiriboga
Georeferenced Date2004-08-06
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:49:01.0
IDbc7ce203-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesMap SA17-4 (Quito) map 1:250,000. IGM Ecuador
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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