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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
County/ParishLebanon
Locality9 Mi South Of Lebanon, Mount Gretna
Latitude40.24
Longitude-76.47
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog NumberS9482
Collected ByTschudy, E H
Date Collected1927-07-02

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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 NameCLEMMYS MUHLENBERGII
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | EMYDIDAE | CLEMMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyEmydidae
GenusClemmys
Specific Epithetmuhlenbergii
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberS9482
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:S9482
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTSCHUDY, E H
Date Collected1927-07
Year1927
Month7
Collection RemarksGIFT. PREPARED 1 FEB 1938.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvincePennsylvania
CountyLebanon
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | PENNSYLVANIA | LEBANON | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality9 MI SOUTH OF LEBANON, MOUNT GRETNA
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Pennsylvania | Lebanon | 9 MI SOUTH OF LEBANON, MOUNT GRETNA
Decimal Latitude40.24
Decimal Longitude-76.47
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1099
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeferenced Byavr (CM)
Georeferenced Date7/17/2006 0:00:00
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:S9482
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=s9482
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator Pro v 7.0 USGS 1:24,000
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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