MCZ Herpetology R-62636

Typhlops capitulatus Richmond, 1964

Holotype of Typhlops capitulatus

Date Collected:


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

Current Identification
Typhlops capitulatus Richmond, 1964
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Common Name(s): Richmond's Worm Snake
Determiner: José Rosado
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Determiner: Richmond
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Richmond/

Media type: text; Richmond 1964 Description: MCZ Breviora no. 202;

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Shows Publication: Richmond 1964 Description: MCZ Breviora no. 202

  • collector number: 5892
  • muse location number: ZR62635

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: liver/muscle; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2021-10-29
subsampled by=Rina Morisawa   determined date=2021-10-21   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:
  • 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
  • Radial of Feature:
  • 1000 m
  • 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

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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;

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Ledger Entry for: 50 cataloged items from MCZ:Herp:R-62601 Callisaurus draconoides ventra...

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