Occurrence record: CMNAR:CMNAR 35729

PreservedSpecimen of Desmognathus fuscus (Rafinesque, 1820) | Dusky Salamander recorded on 2003-05-24


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 35729
Occurrence ID 51ecc2b3-c86b-86b4-b1a3-7285f0b3cd8f
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Pouliot, D. Daniel|Côté, N. Nathalie
Supplied as "Pouliot, Daniel; Côté, Nathalie"
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 Desmognathus fuscus (CMNAR 35729)
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 2003-05-24
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2003-05-24


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Amphibia; Lissamphibia; Caudata; Ambystomatoidea; Plethodontidae; Desmognathinae; Desmognathus
Scientific name Desmognathus fuscus (Rafinesque, 1820)
Supplied scientific name "Desmognathus fuscus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Dusky Salamander
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Caudata
Family Plethodontidae
Genus Desmognathus
Species Desmognathus fuscus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Green, 1817)


Country Canada
State / Province Québec (Prov.)
Locality Parc de la rivière Batiscan, environ 300 mètres à l'ouest de la rivière Batiscan.
Latitude 46.553889
Longitude -72.416389
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNAR 35729
County Mun. Rég. de Cté des Chenaux
Verbatim longitude 72° 24' 59" W
Verbatim latitude 46° 33' 14" N

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