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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishCalaveras County
LocalityCa. 1.5 Mi (by Road) From Camp Connell Post Office Along Hwy. 4
Latitude38.3233577
Longitude-120.2633487
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number158064
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake
Date Collected1981-04-14

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEnsatina eschscholtzii platensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusEnsatina
Specific Epitheteschscholtzii
Infraspecific Epithetplatensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsEnsatina eschscholtzii platensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number158064
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ salamander tissue collection=S-6873
Preparationstissue extract (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:158064?seid=1179988
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake
Date Collected1981-04-14
Verbatim Date Collected14 Apr 1981
Year1981
Month04
Day14
End Day of Year104
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyCalaveras County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Calaveras County
ContinentNorth America
Localityca. 1.5 mi (by road) from Camp Connell Post Office along Hwy. 4
Verbatim Localityca. 1.5 mi [Rd.] from Camp Connell P.O. along Hwy. 4
Decimal Latitude38.3233577
Decimal Longitude-120.2633487
Maximum Elevation in Meters1554.48
Minimum Elevation in Meters1554.48
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates38.3233577/-120.2633487
Location According ToJoão M. Alexandrino
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1462.893696
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJoão M. Alexandrino
Georeferenced Date2002-06-20 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-10-13 17:26:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:158064?seid=1179988
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:158064
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:158064
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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