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Taxonomic validation for reptile species on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Category 2 Species list, brdsar0011
Entry ID: brdsar0011


Summary
Abstract: A list of 120 amphibian and reptile taxa proposed for listing as endangered or
threatened for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service was reviewed. These taxa
were placed in category 2 because in most instances they were submitted for
consideration in the absence of any validation of their taxonomic status. The
list was reviewed in order to confirm that (a) the designated entities had
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Purpose: To identify and correct various inaccuracies in the list of proposed taxa with
respect to nomenclature and the biological reality of the species included.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 25.0   E: -60.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Biological Survey Project Patuxent Environmental Research Center National Biological Service ;
Dataset Title: Taxonomic validation for reptile species on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Category 2 Species list, brdsar0011
Dataset Release Date: 1995-09
Dataset Release Place: Washington, D.C.
Dataset Publisher: National Biological Service
ISO Topic Category
Quality See document Taxonomic validation for reptile species listed in section 6 -
Distribution section 6.4. Discussed for each species in report.
Discussed for each species in report
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Science Support Program, Eastern Region, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usgs.gov/ecosystems/ssp/index.html
Dataset ID: 11reptil.txt

Data Center Personnel
Name: RICK KEARNEY
Phone: (703) 648-4019
Fax: 703 648-4238
Email: rkearney at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
Species at Risk Program
Biological Resources Division
U.S. Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192-0002
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 202 357-2780
Fax: 202 357-1932
Email: mnhvz056 at sivm.si.edu
Contact Address:
Biological Survey Project Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Biological Resources Division U.S. Geological Survey
10th St. & Constitution Ave, N.W.
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20560
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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