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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishLewis County
LocalityWillapa Hills
Latitude46.5090166667
Longitude-123.21645
Institution CodeUwbm
Collection CodeAmphibian And Reptile Specimens
Catalog Number3295
Collected ByCollector(s): R. P. O'donnell
Date Collected2004-11-17

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http://www.burkemuseum.org/herpetology

The herpetological collection at the UW Burke Museum contains over 8,000 specimens of amphibians and reptiles. The collection has particularly strong geographic representation of the Pacific Northwest. More than 2,200 specimens are forest-dwelling amphibians from Western Washington obtained during wildlife studies in the 1980s and early 1990s. About 900 are garter snakes collected during the mid-1900s. In 2010, Dr. Adam Leache joined the Burke Museum as Curator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology. The entire collection was inventoried, catalogued, and georeferenced. This transition made the Burke Herpetology data searchable and mappable to the public for the first time. The geographic scope of the collection has expended greatly since 2010, and new collections from Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Ghana are now available that reflect active research programs by herpetology staff. The collection consists largely of alcohol-reserved specimens with a small number of photographs and skeletons. Genetic resources are available for all specimens collected since 2010.

Contacts

Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.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 Sharon Birks
RoleGenetic Resources Manager
Emailsbirks@u.washington.edu
Name Adam Leache
RoleCurator of Genetic Resources and Herpetology
Emailleache@uw.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhyacotriton kezeri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Amphibia; Caudata; Rhyacotritonidae; Good and Wake, 1992
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderCaudata
FamilyRhyacotritonidae
GenusRhyacotriton
Specific Epithetkezeri
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2012-11-07
Previous IdentificationsRhyacotriton kezeri (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2012-11-07; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number3295
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=174
Preparationstissue (95% ethanol); whole organism (formalin-fixed, 70% ethanol)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeUWBM
Collection CodeAmphibian and reptile specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:3295?seid=1898724
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): R. P. O'Donnell
Collector Number174
Date Collected2004-11-17
Verbatim Date Collected17 November 2004
Year2004
Month11
Day17
End Day of Year322
Collection Remarkslast 3mm of tail regenerated
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyLewis County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Washington, Lewis County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWillapa Hills
Verbatim LocalityWillapa Hills
Decimal Latitude46.5090166667
Decimal Longitude-123.21645
Maximum Elevation in Meters454
Minimum Elevation in Meters454
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates46d 30.541m N/123d 12.987m W
Location According Tounknown
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-11-07 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-04-24 17:25:31.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:3295
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34879
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesage class=adult ; snout-vent length=35 mm; tail length=25 mm; weight=0.99 g
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWBM:Herp:3295
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34878
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdegrees dec. minutes
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