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  • Herpetology A-793 MCZ Herpetology
  • Lithobates catesbeianus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Cambridge
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 0/5/1869-0/5/1869 (1869-05-01 - 1869-05-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Lithobates catesbeianus (Shaw, 1802)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Lithobates catesbeianus
American bullfrog
Identified by systematic card on 2016-03-18
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: SICA: Rana catesbeiana
Lithobates clamitans clamitans (Latreille, 1801)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Lithobates clamitans clamitans
Bronze frog
Identified by systematic card
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: SICA: Rana clamitans
Rana catesbeiana Shaw, 1802
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Rana catesbeiana
American bullfrog; Bullfrog
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Rana clamitans Latreille, 1801
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Rana clamitans
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Rana clamitans fontinalis
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Rana clamitans fontinalis
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1996
Rana clamitans melanota (Rafinesque, 1820)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Rana clamitans melanota
Green Frog; Northern Green Frog; pond frog
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Lithobates clamitans melanota (Rafinesque, 1820)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Lithobates clamitans melanota
Green frog
Identified by systematic card on 2015-07-28
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: SICA: Rana clamitans melanota
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Cambridge
Verbatim Locality: Cambridge, Mass.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.37809372° -71.11649323° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2.56 mi
MRP (MCZ); 2005-01-13; Source: Maptech.com
Coordinate Remarks: Used coordinates for Harvard University (Harvard Yard) aprox. midpoint of Cambridge. Extent estimated 2.559 mi radius, measured Cambridge town boundary. (Calculated Error - Named place only)
Collecting Date: 0/5/1869-0/5/1869 (1869-05-01 - 1869-05-31)
Collectors
Louis Agassiz
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA793
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) poor in collection 11
Remarks: OCE 1874 by Garman; 1 tagged and 10 untagged duplicates found in consolidation jar with A-556, 565, 932, 1965 - separated all A-793 specimens into a separate jar 18MAR2016 Joe Martinez
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 000001-003000, pg.32

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 000001-003000, pg.32