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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
County/ParishAiken
LocalitySavannah River Plant
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number111861
Collected ByBellis, E D
Date Collected1958-10-02

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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 NameCNEMIDOPHORUS SEXLINEATUS SEXLINEATUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauria | TEIIDAE | CNEMIDOPHORUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyTeiidae
GenusCnemidophorus
Specific Epithetsexlineatus
Infraspecific Epithetsexlineatus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number111861
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:111861
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBELLIS, E D
Collector NumberPSU 9
Date Collected1958
Year1958
Collection RemarksPENN STATE UNIVERSITY COLLECTION. COLLECTED IN SUMMER.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceSouth Carolina
CountyAiken
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | SOUTH CAROLINA | AIKEN | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySAVANNAH RIVER PLANT
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | South Carolina | Aiken | SAVANNAH RIVER PLANT
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:111861
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=111861
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
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