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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishNye County
Locality7 Mi N San Antonio
Latitude38.56267
Longitude-117.29762
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number15749
Collected ByCollector(s): Jean M. Linsdale
Date Collected1932-08-19

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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 NameBufo boreas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Bufonidae; Baird and Girard, 1852
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusBufo
Specific Epithetboreas
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsBufo boreas (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number15749
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:15749?seid=184835
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Jean M. Linsdale
Date Collected1932-08-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 Aug 1932
Year1932
Month08
Day19
End Day of Year232
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyNye County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Nye County
ContinentNorth America
Locality7 mi N San Antonio
Verbatim Locality7 mi N San Antonio
Decimal Latitude38.56267
Decimal Longitude-117.29762
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates38.56267/-117.29762
Location According ToRebecca N. Fong
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9816.9984
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByRebecca N. Fong
Georeferenced Date2003-09-06 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-01-11 17:11:41.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:15749?seid=184835
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:15749
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 5.03 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:15749
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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