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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceEl Seibo
Locality7 Km W El Cuey
Latitude18.752
Longitude-68.975
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number239537
Collected ByJr Dennis,ja Rogers,a Schwartz
Date Collected1969-06-15

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KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSphaerodactylus difficilis diolenius
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSauria
FamilySphaerodactylidae
GenusSphaerodactylus
Specific Epithetdifficilis
Infraspecific Epithetdiolenius
Specimen
Catalog Number239537
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDc0a08848-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJR Dennis,JA Rogers,A Schwartz
Date Collected1969-06-15
Year1969
Month6
Day15
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceEl Seibo
Higher GeographyDominican Republic, El Seibo
ContinentNorth America
Locality7 km W El Cuey
Decimal Latitude18.752
Decimal Longitude-68.975
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Location RemarksEl Cuey=Sabana de El Cuey
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksassumed on road to Santa Lucia. El Cuey=Sabana de El Cuey
Georeferenced Date2004-06-01
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:50:20.0
IDc0a08848-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesJOG NE 19-7 (1:250,000)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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