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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishTyrrell
LocalityNc 94, 13 Mi S Columbia
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number136851
Collected ByCollector Unknown
Date Collected1956-06-16

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameVIRGINIA STRIATULA
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Serpentes | COLUBRIDAE | VIRGINIA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusVirginia
Specific Epithetstriatula
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number136851
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:136851
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCOLLECTOR UNKNOWN
Field Number1026
Date Collected1956-06-16
Year1956
Month6
Day16
Start Day of Year168
End Day of Year168
Collection RemarksCONTAINED 6 EMBRYO'S AND ONE UNDEVELOPED EGG UPON DISSECTION - NOT PRESERVED. PREPARED 25 JUN 1956.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyTyrrell
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | NORTH CAROLINA | TYRRELL | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNC 94, 13 MI S COLUMBIA
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | North Carolina | Tyrrell | NC 94, 13 MI S COLUMBIA
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:136851
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=136851
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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