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  • Herpetology A-12367 MCZ Herpetology
  • Afrocaecilia uluguruensis
  • whole animal (ethanol); whole animal (miscellaneous); tissue (95% ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Boulengerula uluguruensis
  • Vituri, Uluguru Mtns.
  • Africa: Tanzania: Morogoro
  • 28/10/1926-28/10/1926 (1926-10-28)
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Identifications
Afrocaecilia uluguruensis
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Afrocaecilia uluguruensis
Identified by José Rosado
Nature of ID: expert ID
Boulengerula uluguruensis Barbour and Loveridge, 1928
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Boulengerula uluguruensis
Identified by Thomas Barbour, AL
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: TB,AL/1928; Identification Made Date: 1928
Afrocaecilia uluguruensis
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Afrocaecilia uluguruensis
Identified by Arthur Loveridge
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Loveridge A./1928
Boulengerula uluguruensis Barbour and Loveridge, 1928
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Boulengerula uluguruensis
Identified by in 1928
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Citations
 
Media of type text, Barbour and Loveridge 1928. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. L No. 2
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. L No. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
State/Province: Morogoro
Specific Locality: Vituri, Uluguru Mtns.
Verbatim Locality: Vituri, Uluguru Mtns., Tang. Teritory
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -7.166667° 37.666667° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 26.619 mi
Maureen Flannery; 2005-03-29; Source: NIMA gazetteer - GNS database.
Coordinate Remarks: Latitude/longitude is NIMA location of Uluguru Mountains (could not find specific locality); extent is distance to farthest end of mountain from NIMA point, includes both Uluguru North Forest Reserve and Uluguru South Forest Reserve.
Collecting Date: 28/10/1926-28/10/1926 (1926-10-28)
Collectors
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA12363
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 muscle; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-09-23
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa determined by=Rina Morisawa
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
whole animal (miscellaneous) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
associated grant: Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR)
  Rina Morisawa, 2021-09-23
Remarks: OCE by ALoveridge
Media
 
Media of type image, MCZ:Herp:A-12367 Identified as Afrocaecilia uluguruensis type status Paratype of Boulengerula uluguruensis.

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Media of type image, MCZ:Herp:A-12367 Identified as Afrocaecilia uluguruensis type status Paratype of Boulengerula uluguruensis.

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Media of type text, Herpetology A-12346;A-12347;A-12348;A-12349;A-12350;A-12351;A-12352;A-12353;A-12354;A-12355;A-12356;A-12357;A-12358;A-12359;A-12360;A-12361;A-12362;A-12363;A-12364;A-12365;A-12366;A-12367;A-12368;A-12369;A-12370. Description:MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 008001-014000, pg.174

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 008001-014000, pg.174