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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBexar County
LocalitySan Antonio
Latitude29.423889
Longitude-98.493333
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number68434
Collected ByCollector(s): J. F. Lawrence
Date Collected1959-02-23

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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 NameLeptotyphlops dulcis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Squamata; Leptotyphlopidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyLeptotyphlopidae
GenusLeptotyphlops
Specific Epithetdulcis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsLeptotyphlops dulcis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number68434
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=207
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult/juvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:68434?seid=484326
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): J. F. Lawrence
Collector Number207
Date Collected1959-02-23
Verbatim Date Collected23 Feb 1959
Year1959
Month02
Day23
End Day of Year54
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBexar County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Texas, Bexar County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySan Antonio
Verbatim LocalitySan Antonio
Decimal Latitude29.423889
Decimal Longitude-98.493333
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates29.423889/-98.493333
Location According ToMia Hwang
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters25947.453312
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang
Georeferenced Date2003-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-05-13 14:16:27.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:68434?seid=484326
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:68434
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34818
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult/juvenile
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Herp:68434
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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