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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishAlameda County
LocalityBerkeley
Latitude37.871028
Longitude-122.277108
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number41735
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert C. Stebbins
Date Collected1945-11-21

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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 NameEnsatina eschscholtzii xanthoptica
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusEnsatina
Specific Epitheteschscholtzii
Infraspecific Epithetxanthoptica
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsEnsatina eschscholtzii xanthoptica (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number41735
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=378
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:41735?seid=469267
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert C. Stebbins
Collector Number378
Date Collected1945-11-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 Nov 1945
Year1945
Month11
Day21
End Day of Year325
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyAlameda County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Alameda County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBerkeley
Verbatim LocalityStrawberry Canyon
Decimal Latitude37.871028
Decimal Longitude-122.277108
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Verbatim Coordinates37.8726538/-122.2410595
Location According ToDaniel J. Stewart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2257
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByDaniel J. Stewart
Georeferenced Date2002-08-14 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-22 18:10:44.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:41735?seid=469267
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:41735
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
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:41735
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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