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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvinceHuehuetenango
LocalityRio Quisil At Barillas-huehuetenango Rd. Below Capsin, Mi 138
Latitude15.577617
Longitude-91.480415
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number134357
Collected ByCollector(s): Paul Elias, Jeremy Jackson
Date Collected1975-08-20

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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

Citation

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http://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:134357?seid=1219387. 134357. MVZ Herp Collection (Arctos). . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/b3976394-a174-4ceb-8d64-3a435d66bde6. Accessed on October 16, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific Namerex
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Plethodontidae; Plethodontinae;
Kingdom1999-01-27
PhylumPseudoeurycea rex
ClassCaudata
OrderChordata
FamilyPlethodontidae
GenusPseudoeurycea
Infraspecific EpithetPseudoeurycea rex (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Taxon RankAnimalia
Nomenclatural Codewhole organism (ethanol)
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identifiedlegacy
Previous Identificationsspecies
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number134357
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=301
PreparationsAmphibia
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:134357?seid=1219387
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Paul Elias, Jeremy Jackson
Collector Number301
Date Collected1975-08-20
Verbatim Date Collected20 Aug 1975
Year1975
Month08
Day20
End Day of Year232
Collection RemarksCOLLECTED 20-21 AUG 1975
Locality
CountryGuatemala
State / ProvinceHuehuetenango
Higher GeographyCentral America, Guatemala, Huehuetenango
ContinentCentral America
LocalityRio Quisil at Barillas-Huehuetenango Rd. below Capsin, mi 138
Verbatim LocalityRio Quisil at Borillas-Huehue Rd. below Capzin mi 138
Decimal Latitude15.577617
Decimal Longitude-91.480415
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Location RemarksRio Quisil crossing of Huehuetenango-Barillas Rd. is between km. 138 and 139. Elias writes, "Back up to Rio Quisil crossing below La Gran Piedra Capsin (nr. km. #138)" (Elias 1975 v653,s2, p. 7).
Verbatim Coordinates15.577617/-91.480415
Location According ToDavid M. Fisher
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters201.541
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByDavid M. Fisher
Georeferenced Date2010-05-21 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-09-17 00:42:44.0
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