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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Cruz County
LocalityGlen Canyon Rd., 1.4 Mi N Hwy. 1
Latitude37.0091902
Longitude-122.0088085
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number104879
Collected ByCollector(s): James F. Lynch, David B. Wake, Kay P. Yanev
Date Collected1972-03-11

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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 NameBatrachoseps gavilanensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae; Jockusch, Yanev and Wake, 2001
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusBatrachoseps
Specific Epithetgavilanensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDavid B. Wake
Date Identified2002-10-31
Previous IdentificationsBatrachoseps gavilanensis (accepted ID) identified by David B. Wake on 2002-10-31; method: expert
Batrachoseps sp. identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number104879
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:104879?seid=1419953
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James F. Lynch, David B. Wake, Kay P. Yanev
Date Collected1972-03-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 Mar 1972
Year1972
Month03
Day11
End Day of Year71
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Cruz County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Santa Cruz County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityGlen Canyon Rd., 1.4 mi N Hwy. 1
Verbatim LocalityGlen Canyon Rd., 1.4 mi N Hwy. 1
Decimal Latitude37.0091902
Decimal Longitude-122.0088085
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates37.0091902/-122.0088085
Location According ToHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1609.344
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Georeferenced Date1999-10-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-06-16 12:21:47.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:104879?seid=1419953
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:104879
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:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:104879
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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