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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Cruz County
LocalityE Waddell Creek, 0.75 Mi S And 0.5 Mi W Big Basin Resdwod Park Headquarters
Latitude37.1174723
Longitude-122.2667729
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number61413
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Riemer
Date Collected1953-04-04

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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 NameTaricha granulosa
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Salamandridae; (Skilton, 1849)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilySalamandridae
GenusTaricha
Specific Epithetgranulosa
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsTaricha granulosa (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number61413
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1736
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:61413?seid=120371
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Riemer
Collector Number1736
Date Collected1953-04-04
Verbatim Date Collected4 Apr 1953
Year1953
Month04
Day04
End Day of Year94
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Cruz County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Santa Cruz County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityE Waddell Creek, 0.75 mi S and 0.5 mi W Big Basin Resdwod Park headquarters
Verbatim LocalityE Waddell Cr., 0.75 mi S and 0.5 mi W Big Basin Resdwod Park Headquarters
Decimal Latitude37.1174723
Decimal Longitude-122.2667729
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates37.1174723/-122.2667729
Location According ToHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters609.6
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Georeferenced Date1999-10-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-03-02 16:15:49.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:61413?seid=120371
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:61413
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 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:61413
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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