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  • Herpetology R-40323 MCZ Herpetology
  • Meizodon krameri
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Holotype of Meizodon krameri
  • Kau, Tana River
  • Africa: Kenya: Tana River
  • 4/6/1934-4/6/1934 (1934-06-04)
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Identifications
Meizodon krameri Schätti, 1985
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Colubroidea Colubridae Meizodon krameri
Tana Delta smooth snakes
Identified by systematic card in 1985
Nature of ID: migration
Meizodon krameri Schätti, 1985
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Colubroidea Colubridae Meizodon krameri
Tana Delta smooth snakes
Identified by Beat Schätti
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Catalog/1997; Identification Made Date: 1985
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Kenya
Feature: Tana River
Specific Locality: Kau, Tana River
Verbatim Locality: Kau, Tana River, Kenya Colony
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -2.488889° 40.451944° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2.724 mi
M. Flannery (CAS); 2005-01-04; Source: NIMA gazetteer - GNS database.
Coordinate Remarks: Latitude/longitude is NIMA location for Kau, maxerrordistance is calculated using extent which is half distance to nearest ppl: Kikokoni (Ozi).
Collecting Date: 4/6/1934-4/6/1934 (1934-06-04)
Collectors
Arthur Loveridge
Identifiers
muse location number: ZR40251
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1
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MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 032001-044000, pg.167

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