MCZ Herpetology R-28652

Hemidactylus mercatorius

Syntype of Hemidactylus gardineri

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1929-06-20

Asia: India | Serogherry Hills

Current Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Gekkonidae
Determiner: José Rosado on 2017-03-10
Nature of ID: expert ID
Previous Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Gekkonidae
Determiner: Boulenger
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Boulenger/1909; Identification Made Date: 1909

Boulenger 1909, page 296, Syntype of Hemidactylus gardineri CURRENT ID = Hemidactylus mercatorius
Media type: text; Boulenger 1909 Description: Trans. Linn. Soc. of London. Zool. ser. 2. v.12;

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Shows Publication: Boulenger 1909 Description: Trans. Linn. Soc. of London. Zool. ser. 2. v.12

Media type: text; Barbour and Loveridge 1946 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XCVI no. 2;

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Shows Publication: Barbour and Loveridge 1946 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XCVI no. 2

  • muse location number: ZR28651

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 2021-11-12
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2021-11-05   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
sex female [no agent data], Method: MCZ 2008-12-03
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2021-11-12

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  • original ledger entry notes: "Exch. British Museum"

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  • Continent:
  • Asia
  • Country:
  • India
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7000198 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Serogherry Hills
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Serogherry Hills,S.India
  • Georeference:
  • 20.0000000°, 77.0000000° (Error radius: 301m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-03-25 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-03-25)[Note: a coordinate uncertainty of 301m is given by Biogeomancer and GeoLocate when unable to determine an uncertainty]
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1929-06-20
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • n/a; directly from received date
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

  • None

Media type: text; Herpetology R-28651;  R-28652;  R-28653;  R-28654;  R-28655;  R-28656;  R-28657;  R-28658;  R-28659;  R-28660;  R-28661;  R-28662;  R-28663;  R-28664;  R-28665;  R-28666;  R-28667;  R-28668;  R-28669;  R-28670;  R-28671;  R-28672;  R-28673;  R-28674;  R-28675 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 026001-032000, pg.107;

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Ledger Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:Herp:R-28651 Cnemaspis gracilis to MCZ:Herp...

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