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  • Herpetology R-100089 MCZ Herpetology
  • Aspidoscelis tesselata
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Mexico;US 85,1mi.S.Socorro,Socorro Co.
  • North America: United States: New Mexico: Socorro
  • 25/8/1967-25/8/1967 (1967-08-25)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Aspidoscelis tesselata (Say in James, 1823)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Teiidae Aspidoscelis tesselata
Checkered whiptail
Identified by Michael B. Harvey on 2012-09-07
Nature of ID: taxonomic revision
Cnemidophorus tesselatus (Say in James, 1823)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Teiidae Cnemidophorus tesselatus
Common Checkered Whiptail; checkered whiptail; colorado checkered whiptail
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1997
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: New Mexico
County: Socorro
Specific Locality: New Mexico;US 85,1mi.S.Socorro,Socorro Co.
Verbatim Locality: New Mexico:US 85,1mi.S.Socorro,Socorro Co.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 34.042914° -106.892415° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 6292.867 m
Stephen R. (MSB); 2007-03-29; Source: ArcGIS software with data from New Mexico Resource Geographic Information System Program ( and other inhouse resources (historical maps aiding with name changes)
Coordinate Remarks: Moved 1mi S of Socorro along I-25.
Collecting Date: 25/8/1967-25/8/1967 (1967-08-25)
William B. Neaves
collector number: 4764
muse location number: ZR100089
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Remarks: Misc:enzyme electrophoresis etc., Class E
MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.95

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MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.95