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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceCartago
LocalityI.c.e. Plant In Rio Macho (town) Along Tapanti Rd.
Latitude9.783333
Longitude-83.849998
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number164806
Collected ByCollector(s): H. Bradley Shaffer
Date Collected1976-09-30

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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 NameBufo haematiticus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Bufonidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusBufo
Specific Epithethaematiticus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsBufo haematiticus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number164806
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ frozen tissue collection=FC-13461; collector number=912
Preparationstissue (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164806?seid=886568
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): H. Bradley Shaffer
Collector Number912
Date Collected1976-09-30
Verbatim Date Collected30 Sep 1976
Year1976
Month09
Day30
End Day of Year274
Collection RemarksKILLED 30 SEP 1976
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
State / ProvinceCartago
Higher GeographyCentral America, Costa Rica, Cartago
ContinentCentral America
LocalityI.C.E. Plant in Rio Macho (town) along Tapanti Rd.
Verbatim LocalityI.C.E. Plant, in Town of Rio MacHo, Tapanti Rd.
Decimal Latitude9.783333
Decimal Longitude-83.849998
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates9.783333/-83.849998
Location According ToKristina Yamamoto and Andrea Caiozzi-Cofre
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3351
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto and Andrea Caiozzi-Cofre
Georeferenced Date2003-03-14 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-04-27 12:43:03.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164806?seid=886568
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164806
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:georeferenceSourcesAlexandria Digital Library Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:164806
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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