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  • Herpetology A-82167 MCZ Herpetology
  • Plethodon cinereus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • Mass: appr 1.75 mi NNE of Carlisle in the Dewar Lot of the state forest
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts: Middlesex
  • 21/4/1971-21/4/1971 (1971-04-21)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Plethodon cinereus (Green, 1818)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Caudata Salamandroidea Plethodontidae Plethodon cinereus
Red-backed salamander; redback salamander
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
County: Middlesex
Specific Locality: Mass: appr 1.75 mi NNE of Carlisle in the Dewar Lot of the state forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.55262° -71.33688° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3.584 mi
MRP (MCZ); 2005-01-28; Source: Alexandria Digital Library Gazetteer
Coordinate Remarks: Used coordinates for Carlisle PPL. Extent estimated 2.533 mi radius, measured Carlisle town boundary. (Calculated Error - Named place only)
Collecting Date: 21/4/1971-21/4/1971 (1971-04-21)
Bio 17 (cytogenetics) class
muse location number: ZA82161
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: SPEC DESC:These are some of the striped individuals of the whole sample which included unstriped and striped. The totals for the seen and collected salamanders were: striped 163/203=80.2% unstriped: 40/203=19.8%
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.27

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.27