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MCZ Herpetology A-2423

Atelopus elegans (Boulenger, 1882)

Syntype of Atelopus gracilis

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1998-01-14

South America: Colombia | Gorgona Island

Media type: image, MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Identified as Atelopus elegans type status Syntype of Atelopus gracilis.

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MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Atelopus elegans. Syntype.

Media type: image, MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Identified as Atelopus elegans type status Syntype of Atelopus gracilis.

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MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Atelopus elegans. Syntype.

Media type: image, MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Identified as Atelopus elegans type status Syntype of Atelopus gracilis.

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MCZ:Herp:A-2423 Atelopus elegans. Syntype.

Current Identification
Atelopus elegans (Boulenger, 1882)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae
Determiner: Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1996
Previous Identifications
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae
Determiner: Thomas Barbourlinked data icon
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: TB
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Bufonidae
Determiner: Catalog
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Catalog/1996

Media type: text, Barbour 1905 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XLVI no. 5

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Barbour 1905 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XLVI no. 5

  • muse location number: ZA2422

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: liver; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-08-05
subsampled by=José Rosado   determined date=2021-06-27   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1 History
whole animal (miscellaneous) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2021-08-05

  • None

  • OCE 1903 by SGarman; MISC: Only 9 specimens in 1924; 1 to Michigan, 1924; 1 to Riviero, 1925

  • None

  • Continent:
  • South America
  • Country:
  • Colombia
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1000050 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Gorgona Island
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Colombia: Gorgona Id.
  • Georeference:
  • 2.96765500, -78.192790 (Error radius: 6611m) By: Tsuyoshi Takahashi on 2020-06-24 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1998-01-14
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
  • Collector:
  • W. W. Brown, from J.E. Thayer

  • None

Media type: text, Herpetology A-2401; A-2402; A-2403; A-2404; A-2405; A-2406; A-2407; A-2408; A-2409; A-2410; A-2411; A-2412; A-2413; A-2414; A-2415; A-2416; A-2417; A-2418; A-2419; A-2420; A-2421; A-2422; A-2423; A-2424; A-2425 Description: MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 000001-003000, pg.97

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Ledger page for: MCZ:Herp:A-2401 Description: MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 000001-003000, pg.97

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