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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishHumboldt County
LocalityImmediately S Wedding Rock, Patrick's Point State Park, 5 Mi N Trinidad
Latitude41.1404533
Longitude-124.1604007
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number208121
Collected ByCollector(s): David A. Good, Nick D. L. Waters

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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 NameRhyacotriton variegatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Rhyacotritonidae; Stebbins and Lowe, 1951
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyRhyacotritonidae
GenusRhyacotriton
Specific Epithetvariegatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsRhyacotriton variegatus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number208121
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=3453
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:208121?seid=156418
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David A. Good, Nick D. L. Waters
Collector Number3453
Date Collected1818-06-20/1999-02-04
Verbatim Date Collectednot recorded
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyHumboldt County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Humboldt County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityImmediately S Wedding Rock, Patrick's Point State Park, 5 mi N Trinidad
Verbatim LocalityImmediately S Wedding Rock, Patrick's Point State Park, 5 mi N Trinidad
Decimal Latitude41.1404533
Decimal Longitude-124.1604007
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates41.1404533/-124.1604007
Location According ToBridget Sousa
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters180.246528
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByBridget Sousa
Georeferenced Date2002-08-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-02-08 03:40:17.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:208121?seid=156418
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:208121
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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:208121
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1818-06-20/1999-02-04
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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