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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMississippi
County/ParishCopiah
Locality4.2 Miles South Georgetown, Route 27
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number71917
Collected ByVogt, Richard C
Date Collected1978-08-07

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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 NameHYLA VERSICOLOR OR CHRYSOSCELIS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | HYLIDAE | HYLA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusHyla
Specific Epithetversicolor
Infraspecific Epithetor chrysoscelis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number71917
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:71917
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByVOGT, RICHARD C
Field NumberCMFS 31839
Date Collected1978-08-07
Year1978
Month8
Day7
Start Day of Year219
End Day of Year219
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMississippi
CountyCopiah
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | MISSISSIPPI | COPIAH | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality4.2 MILES SOUTH GEORGETOWN, ROUTE 27
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Mississippi | Copiah | 4.2 MILES SOUTH GEORGETOWN, ROUTE 27
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:71917
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=71917
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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