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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryPapua New Guinea
LocalityUraru
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberR-101271
Collected ByFred Parker
Date Collected1967-10-01

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSphenomorphus papuensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Scincidae Sphenomorphus papuensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyScincidae
GenusSphenomorphus
Specific Epithetpapuensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog NumberR-101271
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=10113; muse location number=ZR10248
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:R-101271
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFred Parker
Collector Number10113
Date Collected1967-10-01
Verbatim Date Collected1/10/1967-1/10/1967
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryPapua New Guinea
Higher GeographyOceania: Papua New Guinea: New Guinea
ContinentOceania
IslandNew Guinea
LocalityUraru
Verbatim LocalityNew Guinea:Uraru
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-06-15 16:40:11.0
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