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  • Herpetology R-11089 MCZ Herpetology
  • Chelonoidis duncanensis
  • whole animal (dry)
  • Duncan Isl
  • Pacific Ocean
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1922-11-06)
Identifications
Chelonoidis duncanensis (Garman in Pritchard, 1996)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Anapsida Testudinata Cryptodira Testudinoidea Testudinidae Chelonoidis duncanensis
Duncan Island giant tortoise; Pinzon Island giant tortoise
Identified by José Rosado
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Geochelone elephantopus elephantopus
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Anapsida Testudinata Cryptodira Testudinoidea Testudinidae Geochelone elephantopus elephantopus
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1997
Testudo elephantopus
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Anapsida Testudinata Cryptodira Testudinoidea Testudinidae Testudo elephantopus
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1997
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Duncan Isl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1922-11-06)
Collecting Event Remarks: No info on begin date. Bought from Frank B. Webster, so new end date from Webster's DOD.
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
muse location number: ZR11089
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1 dry mount on plinth
Remarks: housed in OCC 8
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MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 008001-014025, pg.124

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MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 008001-014025, pg.124