Description

The Herpetology collection consists of 650 skeletons, wet specimens, and tissue samples of reptiles and amphibians. 77% of the specimens are from Saskatchewan, and include 20 of the 21 species known to occur in the province.

Taxonomic range

Kingdoms covered include: Animalia.

Geographic range

This collection contains specimens primarily from Saskatchewan, Canada, with occasional representation from other parts of Canada or North America.

The western most extent of the collection is: -136.406000°

The eastern most extent of the collection is: -56.250000°

The northern most extent of the collection is: 72.816000°

The southern most extent of the collection is: 8.407000°

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the Royal Saskatchewan Museum - Herpetology Collection is 650.

Of these 642 are databased. This represents 98.8 % of the collection.

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Metadata last updated on 2020-06-11 18:33:40.0

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The Royal Saskatchewan Museum - Herpetology Collection has an estimated 650 specimens.
The collection has databased 98.8 % of these (642 records).

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