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  • Herpetology A-149545 MCZ Herpetology
  • Siphonops annulatus
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • South America
  • 29 May 1900
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Identifications
Siphonops annulatus
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Gymnophiona Caeciliaidae Siphonops annulatus
Identified by Mark Wilkinson
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: South America
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: South America ?
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: -21.717849° -64.796875° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3881086 m
Jeremy Kisala; 2020-09-25; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 29 May 1900
Collectors
Identifiers
collector number: AM89
previous number: NUVC-1546
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) fair in collection 1 fixed in formalin, stored in isopropyl alcohol, transferred to 70% ethanol September 2015
Remarks: Label found with specimen reads: '5/29/1900 - To Bowdoin'