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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishJones
Locality2.6 Mi N Maysville
Latitude34.94199
Longitude-77.23889
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuh
Catalog Number153593
Date Collected1973-06-26

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http://biodiversity.ku.edu/herpetology/collections

KU herpetology houses one of largest herpetology collections in the world (340,000 specimens representing more than 5000 species from 156 countries). The KU collections include the world’s largest collection of neotropical amphibian and reptile specimens (200,000+) as well as substantial numbers of Nearctic (80,000+) and Asian (20,000+) specimens. KU holdings are particularly strong for the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Costa, Rica, Haiti, the Philippines, Peru and Panama. The collection from Kansas is the state’s largest (20,000+). The type collection includes nearly 400 primary types, mostly amphibians. KU Herpetology also maintains 5000 cleared-and-stained osteological preparations, nearly 5000 dried skeletons, and one of the world’s largest collections of amphibian larvae (6000+ lots). The KU digital archive includes more than 12,000 digital images and more than 1500 acoustic recordings.

Contacts

Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Linda Trueb
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailtrueb@ku.edu
Name Richard Glor
RoleCurator of Herpetology
Emailglor@ku.edu
Name Rafe Brown
RoleCurator-in-Charge of Herpetology
Emailrafe@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHyla squirella
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyHylidae
GenusHyla
Specific Epithetsquirella
Specimen
Catalog Number153593
PreparationsETOH - 1
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUH
Occurrence IDbbe2c7a5-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Herpetology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1973-06-26
Year1973
Month6
Day26
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyJones
Higher GeographyUnited States, North Carolina, Jones
ContinentNorth America
Locality2.6 mi N Maysville
Decimal Latitude34.9419900
Decimal Longitude-77.2388900
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksDistance along path; offset taken on US 17 / NC 58
Georeferenced Date2006-07-11
Other
Languageen
Modified2000-11-28 12:48:48.0
IDbbe2c7a5-b069-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusUnverified
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Maysville Quad (National Geographic TOPO! -1:24,000)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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