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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceSan Jose
LocalityLa Palma
Latitude9.79528
Longitude-84.398
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number98032
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake
Date Collected1971-08-20

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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 NameCentrolene prosoblepon
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Anura; Centrolenidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyCentrolenidae
GenusCentrolene
Specific Epithetprosoblepon
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsCentrolene prosoblepon (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number98032
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:98032?seid=1508389
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake
Date Collected1971-08-20
Verbatim Date Collected20 Aug 1971
Year1971
Month08
Day20
End Day of Year232
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
State / ProvinceSan Jose
Higher GeographyCentral America, Costa Rica, San Jose
ContinentCentral America
LocalityLa Palma
Verbatim LocalityLa Palma
Decimal Latitude9.79528
Decimal Longitude-84.398
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates9.79528/-84.398
Location According ToKristina Yamamoto and Andrea Caiozzi-Cofre
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2995
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto and Andrea Caiozzi-Cofre
Georeferenced Date2003-03-14 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-27 10:30:38.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:98032?seid=1508389
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:98032
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:georeferenceSourcesInstituto Geografico Nacional; San Jose, Costa Rica; 1:200,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:98032
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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