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  • Herpetology A-138016 MCZ Herpetology
  • Xenopus eysoole
  • tissue (ethanol); whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Xenopus eysoole
  • Elak Oku village
  • Africa: Cameroon: Northwest
  • 16/8/2006-16/8/2006 (2006-08-16)
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Identifications
Xenopus eysoole Evans et al, 2015
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus eysoole
Identified by Ben J. Evans on 2015-12-16
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Xenopus sp.
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus
Clawed frogs
Identified by David C. Blackburn
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: David C Blackburn/2006
Xenopus sp.
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus
Clawed frogs
Identified by José Rosado on 2010-06-07
Nature of ID: migration
Citations
Evans et al. 2015, Page 32, Holotype of Xenopus eysoole

 
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Cameroon
State/Province: Northwest
Specific Locality: Elak Oku village
Verbatim Locality: from David C Blackburn field notes
Locality Remarks: LOC: small pool near stream through farms; DATUM: WGS84; LAT:34.0'; LONG:03.9'
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 1870 to 1870 m
Coordinates: 6° 14´ 34´´ N 10° 30´ 3´´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 1500 m
[no agent data]; 2008-12-02; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 16/8/2006-16/8/2006 (2006-08-16)
Collectors
David C. Blackburn
Kate S. Blackburn
P. Huang
Marcel Talla
Identifiers
collector number: MCZ FS-A34586
muse location number: ZA138016
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2012-03-02
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: USFW confirmation number 2006NY322618 (09/18/2006); Liver tissue sample removed by David Blackburn for loan to Ben Evans, xi.2006
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