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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Cruz County
LocalitySmith Grade, 0.6 Mi Sw Empire Grade, 2.5 Mi Sw (by Air) Felton
Latitude37.0237447
Longitude-122.104328
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number167419
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake, Thomas A. Wake, Peter Balfour
Date Collected1979-01-26

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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 oregonensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusEnsatina
Specific Epitheteschscholtzii
Infraspecific Epithetoregonensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsEnsatina eschscholtzii oregonensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number167419
Other Catalog NumbersMVZ salamander tissue collection=S-3068
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:167419?seid=1772518
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David B. Wake, Thomas A. Wake, Peter Balfour
Date Collected1979-01-26
Verbatim Date Collected26 Jan 1979
Year1979
Month01
Day26
End Day of Year26
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Cruz County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Santa Cruz County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySmith Grade, 0.6 mi SW Empire Grade, 2.5 mi SW (by air) Felton
Verbatim LocalitySmith Grade, 0.6 mi SW Empire Grade [2.5 mi SW Felton by Air]
Decimal Latitude37.0237447
Decimal Longitude-122.104328
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates37.0237447/-122.104328
Location According ToSaori L. Haigo
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced BySaori L. Haigo
Georeferenced Date2001-10-16 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-11-11 11:55:09.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:167419?seid=1772518
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:167419
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:167419
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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