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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceMtwara
LocalityMikindani Southeastern,tang Terr
Latitude-10.266667
Longitude40.183333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberR-48472
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1939-04-20

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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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Emailnone
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 NameNaja melanoleuca
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Colubroidea Elapidae Naja melanoleuca
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyElapidae
GenusNaja
Specific Epithetmelanoleuca
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog NumberR-48472
Other Catalog Numbersmuse location number=ZR48472
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:R-48472
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur Loveridge
Date Collected1939-04-20
Verbatim Date Collected20/4/1939-20/4/1939
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceMtwara
Higher GeographyAfrica: Tanzania: Mtwara
ContinentAfrica
LocalityMikindani southeastern,Tang Terr
Verbatim LocalityMikindani southeastern,Tang Terr
Decimal Latitude-10.266667
Decimal Longitude40.183333
Verbatim Latitude-10.266667d
Verbatim Longitude40.183333d
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10640.982528
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksLatitude/longitude is NIMA location for Mikindani (ppla) in Lindi Province, extent is distance to other location for Mikindani (ppl).
Georeferenced ByM. Flannery (CAS)
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-12-06 08:46:47.0
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