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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBexar County
LocalityHelotes
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeReptile Specimens
Catalog Number634
Collected ByCollector(s): A. A. W., A. W. H.
Date Collected1925-04-06

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The CUMV Amphibian & Reptile Collection became one of the leading university based herp collections in North America during the first half of this century, largely because of the efforts of Professor Albert Hazen Wright and his wife, Anna Allen Wright. The major strengths of the collection, amphibians from the southeastern United States and both reptiles and amphibians from the Northeast, reflects the intensive collection by the Wrights. Much of the material collected by the Wrights in New York and Georgia is not duplicated elsewhere. The last 15 years have been seen important acquisitions for the collection. To complement our traditional strength in North American taxa, we have made a concerted effort to obtain foreign material, especially synoptic series representing geographic areas. Through collecting, exchanges and acquisition of other various collections we now have good representation of Costa Rican viperids, lizards from Western and South Australia, amphibians and reptiles from Puerto Rico, snakes and lizards from Mexico, and a more representative collection of African and European species.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThamnophis proximus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Colubridae; Natricinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusThamnophis
Specific Epithetproximus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1925-04-06
Previous IdentificationsThamnophis proximus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1925-04-06; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number634
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=AHW 1925APR06; original identifier=174
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeReptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:634?seid=2226929
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): A. A. W., A. W. H.
Date Collected1925-04-06
Verbatim Date Collected6/4/1925
Year1925
Month04
Day06
End Day of Year96
Collection RemarksNear where Coluber t. girardi was taken.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBexar County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Texas, Bexar County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHelotes
Verbatim LocalityHelotes
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-02 11:25:24.0
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dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:634
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksBranch SW of Helotes Store
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Rept:634
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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