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  • Scolecomorphus attenuatus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Scolecomorphus attenuatus
  • Nyingwa, Uluguru Mtns, Tang Terr
  • Africa: Tanzania: Morogoro
  • 15/9/1926-15/9/1926 (1926-09-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Scolecomorphus attenuatus
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Scolecomorphidae Scolecomorphus attenuatus
Identified by Thomas Barbour, AL
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: TB,AL/1928; Identification Made Date: 1928
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. L No. 2
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
State/Province: Morogoro
Specific Locality: Nyingwa, Uluguru Mtns, Tang Terr
Verbatim Locality: Nyingwa, Uluguru Mtns., Tang. Terr.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -7.166667° 37.666667° (WGS84) , Error: 26.619 mi
M. Flannery (CAS); 2005-03-29; NIMA gazetteer - GNS database.
Coordinate Remarks: Latitude/longitude is NIMA location of Uluguru Mountains (Nyingwa not found); extent is distance to farthest end of mountain from NIMA point, includes both Uluguru North Forest Reserve and Uluguru South Forest Reserve.
Collecting Date: 15/9/1926-15/9/1926 (1926-09-15)
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA12196
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: OCE by ALoveridge; TYPE: Holotype, see Barbour & Loveridge 1928: 181 Mem. MCZ, Harvard, 50(2): 87-265 for date & # differences
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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 008001-014000, pg.171

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