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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishBotetourt
LocalityVa 614, Junction Fallingwater Creek And Jennings Creek
Latitude37.47
Longitude-79.59000000000002
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number129811
Collected ByPague, Christopher A Et Al
Date Collected1976-08-23

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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

Citation

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urn:catalog:CM:Herps:129811. 129811. CM Herps Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/045aa661-f985-4203-80ff-98daafdfe377. Accessed on December 13, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDESMOGNATHUS FUSCUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Caudata | PLETHODONTIDAE | DESMOGNATHUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusDesmognathus
Specific Epithetfuscus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number129811
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:129811
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPAGUE, CHRISTOPHER A ET AL
Collector NumberCAP 76-137
Field NumberAA20
Date Collected1976-08-23
Year1976
Month8
Day23
Start Day of Year236
End Day of Year236
Collection RemarksPAGUE AND MITCHELL COLLECTION.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyBotetourt
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | VIRGINIA | BOTETOURT | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityVA 614, JUNCTION FALLINGWATER CREEK AND JENNINGS CREEK
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Virginia | Botetourt | VA 614, JUNCTION FALLINGWATER CREEK AND JENNINGS CREEK
Decimal Latitude37.47
Decimal Longitude-79.59
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters97
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:129811
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=129811
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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