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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceUtah
County/ParishGrand
Locality10-11 Mi N Of Moab, Arches National Monument
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number20764
Collected ByMacmillan, Gordon K
Date Collected1941-06-03

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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 Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameUROSAURUS ORNATUS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauria | PHRYNOSOMATIDAE | UROSAURUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyPhrynosomatidae
GenusUrosaurus
Specific Epithetornatus
Infraspecific Epithetschottii
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number20764
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:20764
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMACMILLAN, GORDON K
Field NumberGKM 916
Date Collected1941-06-03
Year1941
Month6
Day3
Start Day of Year154
End Day of Year154
Collection RemarksCOLLECTED BETWEEN JUN 3-11 1941. NEAR WILLOW SPRINGS.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceUtah
CountyGrand
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | UTAH | GRAND | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality10-11 MI N OF MOAB, ARCHES NATIONAL MONUMENT
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Utah | Grand | 10-11 MI N OF MOAB, ARCHES NATIONAL MONUMENT
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:20764
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=20764
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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