Occurrence record: CMNAR:CMNAR 1089

PreservedSpecimen of Graptemys geographica (Le Sueur, 1817) | Common Map Turtle recorded on 1924


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Amphibian and Reptile Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Amphibian and Reptile Collection
Catalog number CMNAR 1089
Occurrence ID 5331698e-43c2-3c24-cfac-0295a81a214a
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Merriman, R. Owen
Sex female
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/6e5v-fta9
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Amphibian and Reptile
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Graptemys geographica (CMNAR 1089)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/rb07qr
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNAR
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status verified


Collecting date 1924
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1924


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Reptilia; Anapsida; Testudines; Cryptodira; Testudinoidea; Emydidae; Graptemys
Scientific name Graptemys geographica (Le Sueur, 1817)
Supplied scientific name "Graptemys geographica"
Taxon rank species
Common name Common Map Turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Emydidae
Genus Graptemys
Species Graptemys geographica
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Lesueur, 1817)


Country Canada
State / Province Ontario (Prov.)
Locality Aldershot
Latitude 43.308889
Longitude -79.841111
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "NAD83"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNAR 1089
County Halton Reg. Mun.
Municipality Burlington
Verbatim longitude 79° 50' 28" W
Verbatim latitude 43° 18' 32" N

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Type PhysicalObject

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