Annotated Checklist of Amphibian Type Specimens Collection of the Zoological Museum of M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University

E. A. Dunayev, Valentina F. Orlova


The amphibian type collection of the Zoological Museum of M. V Lomonosov Moscow State University includes 38 specimens of 9 taxa. The following information is provided for each taxon: name, citation of original description, present status, characteristics of type materials (amount, sex, and age of specimens), type locality, collector, and date of reception. A short account of topotypes in the collection (39 specimens of 10 taxa) is also presented.


type specimens; zoological collections; nomenclature; Anura

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