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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishCalaveras County
LocalityAt Hwy. 26, S Side N Fork Mokelumne River, 1.7 Mi Nw (by Air) West Point
Latitude38.4183035
Longitude-120.5485277
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number195361
Collected ByCollector(s): J. Robert Macey, H. Bradley Shaffer
Date Collected1983-01-22

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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 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 Number195361
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=820
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:195361?seid=1689918
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): J. Robert Macey, H. Bradley Shaffer
Collector Number820
Date Collected1983-01-22
Verbatim Date Collected22 Jan 1983
Year1983
Month01
Day22
End Day of Year22
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyCalaveras County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Calaveras County
ContinentNorth America
Localityat Hwy. 26, S side N Fork Mokelumne River, 1.7 mi NW (by air) West Point
Verbatim Localityat Hwy. 26, S side N Fork Mokelumne R., 1.7 mi NW [Airline] West Point
Decimal Latitude38.4183035
Decimal Longitude-120.5485277
Maximum Elevation in Meters633.984
Minimum Elevation in Meters633.984
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates38.4183035/-120.5485277
Location According ToJoão M. Alexandrino
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2600.699904
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJoão M. Alexandrino
Georeferenced Date2002-06-20 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-09-17 13:13:17.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:195361?seid=1689918
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:195361
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:195361
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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