MCZ Herpetology R-92993

Cubatyphlops paradoxus (Thomas, 1968)

Holotype of Typhlops biminiensis paradoxus

Date Collected:


North America: Commonwealth of the Bahamas: West Indies: Inagua Island | 7.5 mi N Matthewtown

Current Identification
Cubatyphlops paradoxus (Thomas, 1968)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Common Name(s): Great Inagua Slender Blindsnake
Determiner: José Rosado on 2017-06-19
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Serpentes Typhlopoidea Typhlopidae
Determiner: Thomas
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Thomas/1968

  • field number: MCZ-FS-Y4094
  • muse location number: ZR92993

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:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • Commonwealth of the Bahamas
  • Island Group:
  • West Indies
  • Island:
  • Inagua Island
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • Bahamas
  • Specific Locality:
  • 7.5 mi N Matthewtown
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • 7.5 mi N. Matthewtown Great Inagua
  • Georeference:
  • 21.0411670°, -73.649798° (Error radius: 3500m) By: Cleo Falvey on 2021-01-21 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1967-02-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 10/2/1967-10/2/1967
  • Collector:
  • R. Forbes

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Media type: text; Herpetology R-92951;  R-92952;  R-92953;  R-92954;  R-92955;  R-92956;  R-92957;  R-92958;  R-92959;  R-92960;  R-92961;  R-92962;  R-92963;  R-92964;  R-92965;  R-92966;  R-92967;  R-92968;  R-92969;  R-92970;  R-92971;  R-92972;  R-92973;  R-92974;  R-92975;  R-92976;  R-92977;  R-92978;  R-92979;  R-92980;  R-92981;  R-92982;  R-92983;  R-92984;  R-92985;  R-92986;  R-92987;  R-92988;  R-92989;  R-92990;  R-92991;  R-92992;  R-92993;  R-92994;  R-92995;  R-92996;  R-92997;  R-92998;  R-92999;  R-93000 Description: MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 085401-095300, pg.152;

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