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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryNigeria
State/ProvinceOyo
LocalityIbadan, University Of Ibadan, Botanical Gardens
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number92484
Collected ByButler, Joseph A
Date Collected1981-10-10

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameARTHROLEPTIS SP
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | ARTHROLEPTIDAE | ARTHROLEPTIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyArthroleptidae
GenusArthroleptis
Taxon Rankgenus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identification Qualifiersp.
Catalog Number92484
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:92484
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBUTLER, JOSEPH A
Field NumberCMFS 55100
Date Collected1981-10-10
Year1981
Month10
Day10
Start Day of Year283
End Day of Year283
Locality
CountryNigeria
Country CodeNG
State / ProvinceOYO
Higher GeographyAFRICA | NIGERIA | OYO | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityIBADAN, UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, BOTANICAL GARDENS
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Nigeria | OYO | IBADAN, UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, BOTANICAL GARDENS
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:92484
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=92484
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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