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  • Herpetology A-88013 MCZ Herpetology
  • Plethodon cinereus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Mass: Wachusett Mt, near summit (west side) [VERBATIM ELEVATION:ca. 2000ft.]
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Worcester
  • 5/3/1974-5/3/1974 (1974-03-05)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Plethodon cinereus (Green, 1818)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Plethodon cinereus
Red-backed salamander; redback salamander
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Worcester
Specific Locality: Mass: Wachusett Mt, near summit (west side) [VERBATIM ELEVATION:ca. 2000ft.]
Verbatim Locality: Mass: Wachusett Mt., ~2000' near summit (west side)
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.4889° -71.8875° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1.484 mi
MRP (MCZ); 2005-01-27; Source: Alexandria Digital Library Gazetteer
Coordinate Remarks: Used coordinates for Wachusett MT. Extent estimated 1.484 mi radius, measured between Wachusett MT. & Princeton PPL. (Calculated Error - Named place only)
Collecting Date: 5/3/1974-5/3/1974 (1974-03-05)
Collectors
W. L. Brown
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA88012
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: OCE by PD
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.142

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.142