Occurrence record: Herpetology:1121

PreservedSpecimen of Crotalus oreganus subsp. oreganus | Northern Pacific Rattlesnake recorded on 1970-05-17


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 1121
Occurrence ID RBCM:Herpetology:1121
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 40%
Collector Backmeyer, G. Greg
Supplied as "Greg Backmeyer"
Sex undetermined
Individual count 1
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 1970-05-17
Supplied as year:1970  month:05  day:17 
Date precision Day
Event remarks spring


Scientific name Crotalus oreganus subsp. oreganus
Supplied scientific name "Crotalus oreganus oreganus Holbrook, 1840"
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Northern Pacific Rattlesnake
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Viperidae
Genus Crotalus
Species Crotalus oreganus
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 wellformed
Infraspecific epithet oreganus
Scientific name authorship Holbrook, 1840
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province BritishColumbia
Supplied as: "British Columbia"
Locality Kamloops Lake: N side of lake; 6mi. E of Savana
Verbatim locality N side of lake; 6mi. E of Savana
Georeference sources Herpetology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Thompson-Okanagan
Country code CA

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