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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishVentura
Locality4 Mi. Nw Moorpark Long Cyn., Junction Stockton Rd. And Waters Rd.
Institution CodeCcber
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number16340
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Date Collected1984-04-08

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http://ccber.ucsb.edu/collections/zoological/herpetology

The herpetology collection holds approximately 11,500 specimens, mostly from San Luis Obispo, Kern, Santa Barbara, Ventura, and Los Angeles counties. The collection is scientifically valuable for its extensive coverage of this rich and biogeographically complex transitional region. The majority of specimens are fluid-preserved and are accompanied by field notes. There are significant holdings of amphibian eggs and larvae, skeletal preparations, prepared materials, focused collections that show evolutionary dynamics at intraspecific transition zones, and the synoptic collection. We do not maintain a tissue collection at this time. The CCBER herpetological collection is unique in its thorough coverage of the herpetofauna of southwestern California, and for its relevance to critical conservation issues via documenting life history patterns of declining amphibians and recent changes in the abundance and distribution of species.

Contacts

Name Sam Sweet
RoleCurator
Emailsweet@lifesci.ucsb.edu
Name Mireia Beas-Moix
RoleCollections Manager
Emailbeas-moix@ccber.ucsb.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePituophis catenifer
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Reptilia:Squamata:Colubridae:Pituophis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusPituophis
Specific Epithetcatenifer
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number16340
PreparationsWhole (EtOH) - 1
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Institution CodeCCBER
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:16340
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySweet, Samuel
Collector NumberSSS 26954
Date Collected1984-04-08
Year1984
Month4
Day8
Start Day of Year99
End Day of Year99
Collection RemarksDead on road
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyVentura
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Ventura County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
Locality4 mi. NW Moorpark Long Cyn., junction Stockton Rd. and Waters Rd.
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Ventura County; 4 mi. NW Moorpark Long Cyn., junction Stockton Rd. and Waters Rd.
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-24
IDurn:catalog:CCBER:Herps:16340
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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