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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySeychelles
State/ProvinceFregate
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number225069
Date Collected1989-03-28

From Recordset

http://www.lsa.umich.edu/ummz/herps/default.asp

The Division of Reptiles and Amphibians maintains a collection that is worldwide in scope. Presently, the research collections contain 197,469 (through catalogue number UMMZ 242,000) catalogued lots representing 433,505 individual specimens. These represent 1,067 genera and 5,323 species of which 13,818 specimens are skeletons. 99.9% of specimens are identified to genus, and 96% of specimens are identified to species. This includes 472 Primary Type specimens (representing 424 taxa) and 5,515 Paratypes (representing 804 taxa). The average growth over the last ten years has been nearly 1500 specimens per year. The auxiliary research collections contain 2,145 radiographs, 7,288 kodachrome slides, and 10,789 frozen tissue samples. All of the above mentioned collections have been inventoried and the data associated with them have been entered into computer databases in Filemaker Pro. A collection of 37 audio tapes containing hundreds of recordings of anuran vocalizations has been digitized and can now be accessed via the Division's webpage, as well as catalogue records and digital images of all primary type specimens.

Contacts

Name Alison Davis Rabosky
RoleResearch Faculty and Assistant Curator
Emailardr@umich.edu
Name Greg Schneider
RoleCollection Manager
Emailges@umich.edu

Citation

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urn:catalog:UMMZ:Herps:225069. 225069. UMMZ Herpetology Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/348f4784-4786-45be-8d0f-85f2b189eba8. Accessed on November 21, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGrandisonia alternans
Higher ClassficationGYMNOPHIONA | CAECILIIDAE | GRANDISONIA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderGymnophiona
FamilyIndotyphlidae
GenusGrandisonia
Specific Epithetalternans
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number225069
Preparationswhole animal
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Herps:225069
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberUMFS 10393
Date Collected1989-03-28
Year1989
Month3
Locality
CountrySeychelles
Country CodeSC
State / ProvinceFREGATE
Higher Geography| SEYCHELLES | FREGATE | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
Verbatim LocalitySEYCHELLES | FREGATE
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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