× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPuerto Rico
State/ProvincePuerto Rico
County/ParishCabo Rojo Mun
LocalityBoqueron State Forest, Manglares De La Pitahaya-la Parquera
Latitude17.9500008
Longitude-67.125
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number73608
Collected ByDick, C W
Date Collected1994-08-04

From Recordset

http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Mammals/index.htm

The NSRL’s recent mammal collection houses more than 118,000 research specimens. Nearly 80% of these specimens are in the form of dried skin and/or skull and skeletal material preparations, while the rest are fluid-preserved specimens housed in a separate collection area. The dried skin and skeletal preparations are stored in 732 metal cabinets. These cabinets are specially designed to keep the specimens safe from UV light, dust, occasional insect pests, and other harmful agents. Every specimen is labeled with information concerning its species, sex, collector, preparator, collecting location, and other pieces of collecting data. Each specimen has also been given a catalog number and its data verified and entered into a searchable computer database. All specimens of the same species are stored together, organized by country, state, county, and finally catalog number. Groups of related species are housed in adjacent cases. As with the Genetic Resources Collection, the majority of these specimens in this collection are bar coded and a project is underway to bar code the rest to facilitate the retrieval of associated data and to reduce time and effort spent by the NSRL staff in maintaining an organized collection.

Contacts

Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameMonophyllus redmani
Higher ClassficationMONOPHYLLUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusMonophyllus
Specific Epithetredmani
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number73608
PreparationsSA | alcoholic | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:73608
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByDICK, C W
Collector Number221
Field NumberTK958520
Date Collected1994-08-04
Verbatim Date Collected8/4/1994
Year1994
Month8
Day4
Start Day of Year216
End Day of Year216
Locality
CountryPuerto Rico
Country CodePR
State / ProvincePUERTO RICO
CountyCABO ROJO MUN
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | PUERTO RICO | CABO ROJO MUN | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBOQUERON STATE FOREST, MANGLARES DE LA PITAHAYA-LA PARQUERA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | PUERTO RICO | CABO ROJO MUN | BOQUERON STATE FOREST, MANGLARES DE LA PITAHAYA-LA PARQUERA
Decimal Latitude17.9500008
Decimal Longitude-67.125
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters12015
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksThere are three pieces to Boqueron State Forest. Used the main section as defined by ADL for coords, and extent is to the farthest piece. Unable to be more specific
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date8/17/2004
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:73608
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=73608
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAlexandria Digital Library Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
specimen list