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The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm. Due to the weather, some programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

Regular updates will also be posted to our Facebook page and Twitter account (@AMNH).

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Results are limited to 2000 records. Queries returning a large number of records may be time-consuming.

The Herpetology Department does not publicly release specific locality. To obtain additional specimen data, or more than 2000 records, see our Data Request Policy.

For tissue samples, search the Ambrose Monell Cryo Collection.

Some material may be found under outdated synonyms.

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American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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