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  • Cryogenic 4375 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Trachylepis varia
  • tissue (ethanol); tissue (ethanol) sample
  • 1.5km NE of Kafue River bank along old Mg road in Mumbwa GMA
  • Africa: Zambia
  • 1-Jul-15
  • BerkeleyMapper
Trachylepis varia (Peters, 1867)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Scincidae Trachylepis varia
Variable Skink
Identified by Aaron M. Bauer
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Zambia
Specific Locality: 1.5km NE of Kafue River bank along old Mg road in Mumbwa GMA
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -14.98497° 26.02292° (Datum: unknown)
Jeff L. Weinell; 2015-07-01; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 1-Jul-15
Jeff L. Weinell
Margarita Metallinou
Matthew P. Heinicke
collector number: AMB9329
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 embryo; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2016-03-11
tissue (ethanol) subsample good on loan 1
Associated MCZ Collection: Herpetology
  [no agent data]
age class: egg
  Aaron M. Bauer, 2015-07-01