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  • Herpetology A-12383 MCZ Herpetology
  • Xenopus muelleri
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Boulengerula uluguruensis
  • Dar es Salaam
  • Africa: Tanzania: Dar es Salaam
  • 4/11/1926-4/11/1926 (1926-11-04)
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Identifications
Xenopus muelleri (Peters, 1844)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus muelleri
Muller's platanna
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1996
Citations
 
Media of type text, Barbour and Loveridge 1928. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. L No. 2
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. L No. 2
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
State/Province: Dar es Salaam
Specific Locality: Dar es Salaam
Verbatim Locality: Dare es Salaam, Tanganyika Territ.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.8° 39.2833333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 6.599 mi
R. Askevold; 2003-07-09; Source: NIMA gazetteer; 1:1000000 USGS Digital Atlas of Africa, 2002; 1:250000 Shell Map of Tanzania, 1973.
Coordinate Remarks: Latitude/longitude is NIMA point for Dar es Salaam; extent of 4.98 miles is radius from NIMA point to furthest shaded urban extent; it's assumed the locality mentioned is within this area.
Collecting Date: 4/11/1926-4/11/1926 (1926-11-04)
Collectors
Identifiers
muse location number: ZA12383
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: OCE by ALoveridge
Media
 
Media of type text, Herpetology A-12371;A-12372;A-12373;A-12374;A-12375;A-12376;A-12377;A-12378;A-12379;A-12380;A-12381;A-12382;A-12383;A-12384;A-12385;A-12386;A-12387;A-12388;A-12389;A-12390;A-12391;A-12392;A-12393;A-12394;A-12395. Description:MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 008001-014000, pg.175

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 008001-014000, pg.175