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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Luis Obispo
LocalityHwy. 58, 2.2 Mi. W Junction Soda Lake Rd.
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number13288
Collected ByMackessy, Stephen
Date Collected1980-09-25

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePituophis catenifer
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Reptilia:Squamata:Colubridae:Pituophis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusPituophis
Specific Epithetcatenifer
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number13288
PreparationsNo data - 1
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:13288
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMacKessy, Stephen
Collector NumberSM 180
Date Collected1980-09-25
Year1980
Month9
Day25
Start Day of Year269
End Day of Year269
Collection RemarksDead on road
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Luis Obispo
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;San Luis Obispo County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHwy. 58, 2.2 mi. W junction Soda Lake Rd.
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; San Luis Obispo County; Hwy. 58, 2.2 mi. W junction Soda Lake Rd.
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:13288
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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