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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishMohave County
Locality35-67 Mi E El Paso, Hwy. 180
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number67936
Collected ByCollector(s): J. Mary Taylor, B. Elizabeth Horner
Date Collected1958-06-27

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Herp_Collection.html

The MVZ collection of amphibians and reptiles contains over 270,000 catalogued specimens. As of 8 April 2004, 123 of these have been designated holotypes, three are neotypes, three are syntypes, and 1793 are paratypes and paratopotypes. Most specimens are fluid-preserved, but the collection also contains skeletal preparations, sets of amphibian eggs and larvae, and several thousand specimens that have been cleared and stained. Other special collections include pineal organs, 800 sectioned heads, a series of dried anuran skins from California and Argentina, and stomach contents that have been removed from more than 3,000 predatory reptiles.

Contacts

Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jim McGuire
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailmcguirej@berkeley.edu
Name David Wake
RoleFaculty Curator of Herpetology
Emailwakelab@berkeley.edu
Name Michelle Koo
RoleGIS and Bioinformatics Specialist
Emailmkoo@berkeley.edu
Name Carol Spencer
RoleStaff Curator of Herpetology
Emailatrox@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhrynosoma platyrhinos
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Iguanidae; Phrynosomatinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyIguanidae
GenusPhrynosoma
Specific Epithetplatyrhinos
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsPhrynosoma platyrhinos (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number67936
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:67936?seid=482989
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): J. Mary Taylor, B. Elizabeth Horner
Date Collected1958-06-27
Verbatim Date Collected27 Jun 1958
Year1958
Month06
Day27
End Day of Year178
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyMohave County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Mohave County
ContinentNorth America
Locality35-67 mi E El Paso, Hwy. 180
Verbatim Locality35-67 mi E El Paso, Hwy. 180
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-01-12 15:14:20.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:67936?seid=482989
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:67936
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age class=adult/juvenile
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:67936
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
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