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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBandera
Locality8 Mi W Medina
Latitude29.784951717693055
Longitude-99.37077218175168
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number60509
Date Collected1957-05-04

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KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnaxyrus punctatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyBufonidae
GenusAnaxyrus
Specific Epithetpunctatus
Specimen
Catalog Number60509
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDb5f8f955-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1957-05-04
Year1957
Month5
Day4
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBandera
Higher GeographyUnited States, Texas, Bandera
ContinentNorth America
Locality8 mi W Medina
Decimal Latitude29.7847300
Decimal Longitude-99.3704500
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksoffset by rd via Hwy 16, then on old Hwy 1336 (replaced by Hwy 337) from highway center of Medina (= jct Hwy 16 with Stringtown/College Streets)
Georeferenced Date2008-05-04
Other
Languageen
Modified2004-09-10 11:34:26.0
IDb5f8f955-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS 1:24,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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