BYU Herpetology Collection

Occurrence dataset published by Monte L. Bean Museum, Brigham Young University

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Summary

Full Title

BYU Herpetology Collection

Description

The Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum is located at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. The Herpetology Collection contains more than 39,000 specimens and 30 type specimens representing 116 Families, 1033 Genera, and 5705 species as of January 5, 2016.

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Jack Sites
Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians
Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum 4029 LSB 84602 Provo UT United States +01 801-422-2279
Metadata author
Jack Sites
Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians
Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum 4029 LSB 84602 Provo UT United States +01 801-422-2279
Administrative contact
Jack Sites
Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians
Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum 4029 LSB 84602 Provo UT United States +01 801-422-2279

doi:10.15468/tekwqq

Published by

Monte L. Bean Museum, Brigham Young University

Publication Date

Feb 24, 2016

Registration Date

Apr 3, 2007

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Description

Global coverage, with representation from Southeast Asia, the South Pacific, central Africa, Madagascar, Australia… more

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Other Contacts

Point of contact
Wesley (Skip) Skidmore
Assistant Curator of Vertebrates
Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum 1015 MLBM 84602 Provo UT United States +01 801-422-4621
Programmer
Laura Russell
Programmer
Programmer
David Bloom
Coordinator
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley

Taxonomic Coverage

The collection includes some species that are very rare, such as the recently rediscovered Leopard frog Rana onca.

CLASS
Amphibia, Reptilia