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MCZ Herpetology R-62635

Typhlops sulcatus Cope, 1868

Holotype of Typhlops haitiensis

Date Collected:

1960-08-10

Central America: Haiti: Ouest Department: Greater Antilles: Hispaniola | Maneville

Current Identification
Typhlops sulcatus Cope, 1868
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Common Name(s): Island Worm Snake; Sulcate Blindsnake; sulcate blind snake
Determiner: José Rosado on 2017-06-27
Nature of ID: expert ID
Previous Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Determiner: Richmond
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Richmond/1964; Identification Made Date: 1964

Richmond 1964, page 5, Holotype of Typhlops haitiensis Breviora, Mus Comp Zool, Cambridge, 202:5-6, fig 3; CURR ID = Typhlops sulcatus fide Thomas 1966
Media type: text, Richmond 1964 Description: MCZ Breviora no. 202

(Media Record)(media file)

Richmond 1964 Description: MCZ Breviora no. 202

  • collector number: 5891
  • muse location number: ZR62635

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: muscle; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-10-29
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2021-10-22   determined by=Rina Morisawa  
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Rina Morisawa 2021-10-29

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Haiti
  • State/Province:
  • Ouest Department
  • Island Group:
  • Greater Antilles
  • Island:
  • Hispaniola
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005518 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Maneville
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Haiti:Maneville
  • Georeference:
  • 18.6500000, -72.050000 (Error radius: 3.55km) By: Elisa Bonaccorso on 2004-06-18 (Source: Geonames Query Page)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Extent:
  • 1.00000
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1960-08-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 10/8/1960-10/8/1960
  • Collectors:
  • Austin Stanley Randlinked data icon; James Draper Lazell, Jr.linked data icon

  • None

Media type: text, Herpetology R-62601; R-62602; R-62603; R-62604; R-62605; R-62606; R-62607; R-62608; R-62609; R-62610; R-62611; R-62612; R-62613; R-62614; R-62615; R-62616; R-62617; R-62618; R-62619; R-62620; R-62621; R-62622; R-62623; R-62624; R-62625; R-62626; R-62627; R-62628; R-62629; R-62630; R-62631; R-62632; R-62633; R-62634; R-62635; R-62636; R-62637; R-62638; R-62639; R-62640; R-62641; R-62642; R-62643; R-62644; R-62645; R-62646; R-62647; R-62648; R-62649; R-62650 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 061101-066150, pg.31

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: MCZ:Herp:R-62601 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 061101-066150, pg.31

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