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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceNorthern Territory
LocalityTennant Creek
Latitude-19.645461
Longitude134.190485
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number93575
Date Collected1906-06-10

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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 NameNeobatrachus aquilonius
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyLimnodynastidae
GenusNeobatrachus
Specific Epithetaquilonius
Specimen
Catalog Number93575
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb7f0a5c0-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1906-06-00
Year1906
Month6
Locality
CountryAustralia
State / ProvinceNorthern Territory
Higher GeographyAustralia, Northern Territory
ContinentOceania
LocalityTennant Creek
Decimal Latitude-19.6454610
Decimal Longitude134.1904850
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumGDA94
Georeferenced Date2005-11-16
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:47:42.0
IDb7f0a5c0-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourceswww.ga.gov.au (GIS Dataset) 1:250,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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