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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceLouisiana
County/ParishOuachita
LocalityMoon Lake Off Horseshoe Lake Rd.
Latitude32.60425
Longitude-92.09383
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number289554
Collected ByE. Greenbaum
Date Collected2000-06-04

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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 NamePlestiodon fasciatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilyScincidae
GenusPlestiodon
Specific Epithetfasciatus
Specimen
Catalog Number289554
PreparationsETOH - 1; tissue - 100
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc357875e-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByE. Greenbaum
Date Collected2000-06-04
Year2000
Month6
Day4
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceLouisiana
CountyOuachita
Higher GeographyUnited States, Louisiana, Ouachita
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMoon Lake off Horseshoe Lake Rd.
Decimal Latitude32.6042500
Decimal Longitude-92.0938300
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced Date2005-12-12
Other
Languageen
Modified2009-09-11 03:27:35.0
IDc357875e-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
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