Occurrence record: Herpetology:1267

PreservedSpecimen of Anaxyrus boreas (Baird & Girard, 1852) | Western toad recorded on 1970-05-02


Data resource Royal BC Museum - Herpetology Collection
Institution code Royal British Columbia Museum
Supplied institution code "RBCM"
Collection code Royal British Columbia Museum - Herpetology Collection
Catalog number 1267
Occurrence ID RBCM:Herpetology:1267
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 40%
Collector Wood, R.
Supplied as "R. Wood"
Sex undetermined
Individual count 2
Life stage undetermined
License CC-BY-NC
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Herpetology Collection
Language en
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://grbio.org/cool/gayt-20cg
Collection code Herpetology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1970-05-02
Supplied as year:1970  month:05  day:02 
Date precision Day
Event remarks spring


Scientific name Anaxyrus boreas (Baird & Girard, 1852)
Supplied scientific name "Anaxyrus boreas (Baird and Girard, 1852)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Western toad
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Bufonidae
Genus Anaxyrus
Species Anaxyrus boreas
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type sciname
Scientific name authorship (Baird and Girard, 1852)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Kitimat
Latitude 54.05
Longitude -128.65
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Herpetology Data Conversion
Continent North America
Georeference remarks Lat/Long Approximate
Country code CA

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