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  • Cryogenic 4134 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Phelsuma dubia
  • tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen)
  • Grand Comore
  • Africa: Comoros: Comoros Archipelago: Grande Comore
  • 14-May-1985
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Phelsuma dubia (Boettger, 1881)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Gekkonidae Phelsuma dubia
Identified by Jonathan B. Losos on 1985-05-14
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Comoros
Island Group: Comoros Archipelago
Island: Grande Comore
Specific Locality: Grand Comore
Verbatim Locality: Comoros Islands. Perhaps.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -11.58333° 43.33333° (unknown)
Jonathan B. Losos; 1985-05-14; unknown
Collecting Date: 14-May-1985
Collectors
Jonathan B. Losos
Roger Thorpe
Identifiers
collection number: MVZ:Herp:200548
collector number: JBL 6
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (frozen) good in collection 1 tail tip; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-06-22
tissue (frozen) good in collection 1 tail tip; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-06-22
tissue (frozen) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-06-22
tissue (frozen) good in collection 1 blood; sample retained in glass capillary tube; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-06-22
tissue (frozen) good in collection 1 sample retained in glass capillary tube; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-06-22
Attributes
snout-vent length: 59 mm
  [no agent data]
total size: 135 mm
  [no agent data]
weight: 7.2 g
  [no agent data]
Associated MCZ Collection: Herpetology
  Breda M. Zimkus, 2015-08-27
Remarks: Received from Roger Thorpe