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  • Cryogenic 2696 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Hemidactylium scutatum
  • tissue (ethanol)
  • Squam Swamp
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Nantucket
  • 5 May 2014
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Hemidactylium scutatum (Temminck and Schlegel, 1838)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Hemidactylium scutatum
Identified by Andrew Mckenna-Foster on 2014-05-05
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Nantucket
Specific Locality: Squam Swamp
Verbatim Locality: MA: Nantucket C., Squam Swamp
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 41.31878° -70.00192° (WGS84) , Error: 7.9 m
Andrew Mckenna-Foster; 2014-05-05; unknown
Collecting Date: 5 May 2014
Collectors
Jack Dubinsky
Andrew Mckenna-Foster
Identifiers
other number: MMA-AMP-5
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2014-12-12
Attributes
snout-vent length: 16 mm
  [no agent data], 2014-05-05
age class: juvenile
  [no agent data], 2014-05-05
  Remark: most of tail missing
Associated MCZ Collection: Herpetology
  Breda M. Zimkus, 2015-08-27
Remarks: Specimen at Maria Mitchell Museum (Nantucket, MA)
Microhabitat: found in moss mound over standing water