MCZ Herpetology R-57456

Afrotyphlops angolensis (Bocage, 1866)

Paratype of Typhlops angolensis irsaci

Date Collected:

1954-03-01/1954-04-30

Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo: North Kivu/South Kivu | Lwiro

Current Identification
Afrotyphlops angolensis (Bocage, 1866)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Common Name(s): Angola Blind Snake
Determiner: José Rosado on 2017-06-09
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identifications
Typhlops angolensis (Bocage, 1866)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Bocage/
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Determiner: Laurent
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Laurent/

Laurent 1956, page 349, Paratype of Typhlops angolensis irsaci Laurent, 1956 locality and collecting date match one of the citation paratypes, Joe Martinez 11MAY2021

  • muse location number: ZR57456

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1 History

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  • | original ledger entry notes: "Exch.-Tervuren"

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  • Continent:
  • Africa
  • Country:
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • State/Province:
  • North Kivu/South Kivu
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
  • Specific Locality:
  • Lwiro
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Belgian Congo,Lwiro(Kivu)
  • Georeference:
  • -2.2400000°, 28.7972220° (Error radius: 3036m) By: Cleo Falvey on 2021-03-21 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1954-03-01 / 1954-04-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 0/3/1954-0/4/1954
  • Collector:
  • Van der Borght

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Media type: text; Herpetology R-57451;  R-57452;  R-57453;  R-57454;  R-57455;  R-57456;  R-57457;  R-57458;  R-57459;  R-57460;  R-57461;  R-57462;  R-57463;  R-57464;  R-57465;  R-57466;  R-57467;  R-57468;  R-57469;  R-57470;  R-57471;  R-57472;  R-57473;  R-57474;  R-57475;  R-57476;  R-57477;  R-57478;  R-57479;  R-57480;  R-57481;  R-57482;  R-57483;  R-57484;  R-57485;  R-57486;  R-57487;  R-57488;  R-57489;  R-57490;  R-57491;  R-57492;  R-57493;  R-57494;  R-57495;  R-57496;  R-57497;  R-57498;  R-57499;  R-57500 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 056051-061100, pg.29;

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