Brief history of herpetology in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, with a list of type specimens of recent amphibians and reptiles / Javier A. Rodríguez-Robles, David A. Good, and David B. Wake.

The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ), located on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, is a leading center of herpetological research in the United States. This book offers a brief account of the principal figures associated with the collection and of the most important events in t...

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Main Authors: Rodríguez-Robles, Javier A., (Author), Good, David A., 1956- (Author), Wake, David B., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, ©2003.
Series:University of California publications in zoology ; v. 131.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Abstract; Brief History of Herpetology in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology; Type Specimens of Recent Amphibians and Novavian Reptiles in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology; List of type specimens; Geographic Distribution of Type Localities of Recent Amphibians and Nonavian Reptiles in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology; Appendix: Herpetologists in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology; Literature Cited.