Herpetology Collection - Royal Ontar…

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Full Title

Herpetology Collection - Royal Ontario Museum

Description

Amphibians, Reptiles, preserved specimens. 19 holotypes, 415 paratypes Ambystomatid salamanders, Lacertid lizards, Agamid lizards, Iguanid lizards, Viperid snakes, Ranoid frogs, Hylid frogs, Megophryid frogs The ROM has one of the world's largest collections of tissues of amphibians and reptiles. Most traditional specimens are whole, alcohol-preserved; some are skeletons.

Temporal coverages

Living time period: 1880s to present

Language of Data

 

Administrative contact
Amy Lathrop
Collections Technician
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5899
Metadata author
Amy Lathrop
Collections Technician
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5899
Originator
Bradley Millen
Database Technician
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5899

Published by

Royal Ontario Museum

Publication Date

Aug 22, 2014

Registration Date

Mar 10, 2014

Served by

Vertebrate Collections of the Royal Ontario Museum

External Data

Metadata Documents

Geographic Coverage

Specimens represent all continents and oceans.

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Associated parties

User
Ross MacCulloch
Assistant Curator - Retired
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5899
Custodian steward
Bob Murphy
Senior Curator
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-7948