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  • Herpetology A-138192 MCZ Herpetology
  • Xenopus itombwensis
  • tissue (ethanol); whole animal (formalin/70% ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Xenopus itombwensis
  • Miki
  • Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 27/4/2006-27/4/2006 (2006-04-27)
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Identifications
Xenopus itombwensis Evans, Carter, Tobias, Kelley, Hanner & Tinsley, 2008
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus itombwensis
Itombwe Massif clawed frog
Identified by Ben J. Evans in 2008
Nature of ID: type ID
Xenopus sp.
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus
Clawed frogs
Identified by Ben J. Evans
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Ben Evans/2006
Xenopus sp.
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Pipoidea Pipidae Xenopus
Clawed frogs
Identified by José Rosado
Nature of ID: migration
Citations
Evans et al. 2008, Page 55, Holotype of Xenopus itombwensis
[pages: 55-68]
Evans et al. 2008, Page 59, Genetic Voucher of Xenopus itombwensis

Evans et al. 2019, Genetic voucher of Xenopus itombwensis
Table S1
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Specific Locality: Miki
Verbatim Locality: from Ben Evans field notes: 'Democratic Republic of the Congo, Miki, S 03.35679, E 023.69011'
Locality Remarks: LAT: S 03.35679; LONG: E 023.69011
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -3.396111° 28.694722° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
[no agent data]; 2019-03-25; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-03-25
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 79; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 1]
Collecting Date: 27/4/2006-27/4/2006 (2006-04-27)
Collectors
Ben J. Evans
Identifiers
BOLD processID: BJEXS001-08
NCBI BioSample number: MN259085
NCBI GenBank number: EU594660
collector number: BJE00275
muse location number: ZA138192
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 liver; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2012-02-21
remaining volume=low remaining volume determined date=2018-03-05 determined by=Breda M. Zimkus remark=not available for loan
whole animal (formalin/70% ethanol) good in collection 1
Attributes
sex: male
Ben J. Evans, 2019-02-21
Remarks: DRC export permit LWI/28/DS/BBa/BIR/KNT/091/2006; SPE DES: liver tissue sample taken by BEvans 27APR2006
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