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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceTanga
LocalityAmani, Usambara Mtns Tang
Latitude-5.1
Longitude38.633333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberR-23380
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1926-11-25

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAparallactus werneri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Colubroidea Colubridae Aparallactus werneri
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusAparallactus
Specific Epithetwerneri
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByBoulenger
Identification RemarksMISC: Duplicates are MCZ-R-177230-36
Catalog NumberR-23380
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZR23136
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol); whole animal (miscellaneous)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:R-23380
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1926-11-25
Verbatim Date Collected25/11/1926-25/11/1926
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceTanga
Higher GeographyAfrica: Tanzania: Tanga
ContinentAfrica
LocalityAmani, Usambara Mtns Tang
Verbatim LocalityAmani, Usambara Mtns. Tang. Territory
Decimal Latitude-5.1
Decimal Longitude38.633333
Verbatim Latitude-5.1d
Verbatim Longitude38.633333d
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters7309.640448
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLatitude/longitude is NIMA location for Amani on eastern slope of Usambara Mountains; extent is half of 5.83 mi (distance to Kazita).
Georeferenced ByM. Flannery (CAS)
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-12-06 08:46:39.0
IDMCZ:Herp:R-23380
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