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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceMorogoro
LocalityGerman E.africa Morogoro
Latitude-6.816667000000001
Longitude37.666667
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberR-14047
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1918-01-10

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameChamaeleo dilepis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Chamaeleonidae Chamaeleo dilepis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyChamaeleonidae
GenusChamaeleo
Specific Epithetdilepis
Scientific Name AuthorsLeach, 1819
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Bysystematic card
Date Identified2015-02-26 00:00:00.0
Catalog NumberR-14047
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZR14045
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:R-14047
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1918-01-10
Verbatim Date Collected10/1/1918-10/1/1918
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryTanzania
Country CodeTZ
State / ProvinceMorogoro
Higher GeographyAfrica: Tanzania: Morogoro
ContinentAfrica
LocalityGerman E.Africa Morogoro
Verbatim LocalityGerman E.Africa Morogoro
Decimal Latitude-6.816667
Decimal Longitude37.666667
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4649.394816
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLatitude/longitude is Morogoro town in Morogoro Region; extent is half of 2.53 mi (distance to Mafiga ).
Georeferenced ByM. Flannery (CAS)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-06-03 17:27:24.0
IDMCZ:Herp:R-14047
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesNIMA gazetteer; 1:1000000 USGS Digital Atlas of Africa, 2002; 1:250000 Shell Map of Tanzania, 1973.
dcterms:referenceshttp://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Herp:R-14047
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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