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  • Herpetology A-85094 MCZ Herpetology
  • Boulengerula taitanus
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (miscellaneous)
  •    Paratype of Boulengerula taitanus
  • Kenya Colony:Taita Mts.: Mt Mbololo
  • Africa: Kenya: Coast: Taita-Taveta
  • 14/4/1934-24/4/1934 (1934-04-14 - 1934-04-24)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Boulengerula taitanus
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Boulengerula taitanus
Identified by Arthur Loveridge
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Catalog/1995; Identification Made Date: 1935
Citations
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXIX no. 1
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXIX no. 1
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
State/Province: Coast
County: Taita-Taveta
Specific Locality: Kenya Colony:Taita Mts.: Mt Mbololo
Verbatim Locality: Kenya Colony: Taita Mts: Mt. Mbololo
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -3.283333333° 38.46666667° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 9.424 mi
R. Askevold (CAS); 2003-08-26; Source: NIMA gazetteer; 1:1000000 USGS Digital Atlas of Africa, 2002; Macmillian's Kenya Traveller's Map, 3rd ed, 1993, 1:1,750,000; and Survey of Kenya, SK 57 Kenya 1:1,000,000 (special), south sheet, first edition, 1971.
Coordinate Remarks: Latitude/longitude is of NIMA location of Mbololo Hill near the Taita Hills, extent is 7.8 miles, radius of extent of hill from NIMA point.
Collecting Date: 14/4/1934-24/4/1934 (1934-04-14 - 1934-04-24)
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA85094
previous number: MCZ-A-20001-23
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
whole animal (miscellaneous) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: MISC.: Duplicate of MCZ-A-20001-23; see Loveridge/1925
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.83

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.83