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  • Herpetology A-83392 MCZ Herpetology
  • Notophthalmus viridescens
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Indian Hill, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Dukes
  • 10/10/1971-10/10/1971 (1971-10-10)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Notophthalmus viridescens (Rafinesque, 1820)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Salamandridae Notophthalmus viridescens
eastern newt
Identified by systematic card
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Dukes
Specific Locality: Indian Hill, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard
Verbatim Locality: Mass: Indian Hill, West Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 41.4294° -70.6777° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 0.501 mi
Kristina Yamamoto; 2005-09-02; Source: topozone.com USGS 1:100,000
Collecting Date: 10/10/1971-10/10/1971 (1971-10-10)
Collectors
James Draper Lazell Jr.
Identifiers
collector number: MCZ FS-F3171
muse location number: ZA83392
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
Attributes
age class: larva
  Joe Martinez, 2017-11-03
Remarks: possible collection date discrepancy for specimens A-83392-95: catalogue reads 10 x 71 but see Lazell's This Broken Archipelago pp. 64-65 indicating collection date was in July 1971, Joe Martinez 03NOV2017
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.51

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.51