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  • Herpetology A-98505 MCZ Herpetology
  • Anaxyrus americanus americanus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 'Museum Ditch' Mass: Cambridge
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 1860-1860 (1860-01-01 - 1860-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Holbrook, 1836)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae Anaxyrus americanus americanus
Eastern American toad
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: SICA: Bufo americanus americanus
Anaxyrus americanus americanus (Holbrook, 1836)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae Anaxyrus americanus americanus
Eastern American toad
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Remarks: Filed under B. americanus americanus
Bufo americanus americanus Holbrook, 1836
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae Bufo americanus americanus
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: Middlesex
Specific Locality: 'Museum Ditch' Mass: Cambridge
Verbatim Locality: 'Museum Ditch'
Locality Remarks: LOC: Cambridge, Mass. confirmed by catalogue entry 98504
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.379122° -71.11536° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 83 m
José Rosado; 2016-09-28; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1860-1860 (1860-01-01 - 1860-12-31)
Collectors
RHW
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA549
previous number: MCZ-A-549
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: PREV#: Duplicate from MCZ series 549; "Museum Ditch" probably refers to the small stream that ran on the north side of the original MCZ building (see Figure 6, pg. 33 of Mary P. Winsor's Reading the Shape of Nature, University of Chicago Press, 1991) JMartinez 26AUG2013
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.161

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.161