UTEP Herpetology Osteology (Arctos)

Latest version published by University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections on Apr 4, 2019 University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections

The University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections (UTEP) - Herpetology Osteology Collection was established to provide a comparative skeletal collection for students and faculty. Some specimens have related elements in the UTEP Herpetology Collection.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,698 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    1698
  • ResourceRelationship 
    1696
  • Multimedia 
    0

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 1,698 records in English (338 KB) - Update frequency: monthly
Metadata as an EML file download in English (8 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

UTEP Biodiversity Collections

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: beddb937-47b8-48f6-8efb-e347383aa9b5.  University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Vicky Zhuang
Manager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
University of Texas at El Paso 500 W. University Avenue, Biology B222 79968-0533 El Paso TX US +01 915-747-5479
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Vicky Zhuang
Manager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
University of Texas at El Paso 500 W. University Avenue, Biology B222 79968-0533 El Paso TX US +01 214-693-9269
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/

Who filled in the metadata:

Vicky Zhuang
Manager, UTEP Biodiversity Collections
University of Texas at El Paso 500 W. University Avenue, Biology B222 79968-0533 El Paso TX US +01 915-747-5479
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at Berkeley
Point Of Contact
Eli Greenbaum
Director of the UTEP Biodiversity Colelctions and Co-Curator of the Amphibian and Reptile Collection
University of Texas at El Paso 500 W. University Avenue 79968-0519 El Paso TX US 915-747-5553
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/
Point Of Contact
Carl Lieb
Co-Curator of the Amphibian and Reptile Collections
University of Texas at El Paso 500 West University Avenue, Biology Bldg. #209 79968-0519 El Paso TX US
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/
Point Of Contact
Jerry Johnson
Co-Curator of Amphibian and Reptile Collections
University of Texas at El Paso 500 West University Avenue, Biology Bldg. #222 79968-0519 El Paso TX US
https://www.utep.edu/biodiversity/

Geographic Coverage

The collections have a regional emphasis, but also contain material from outside the Southwest US, particularly from Mexico.

Bounding Coordinates South West [15.15, -123.91], North East [41.88, -93.01]