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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
State/ProvinceSalta
County/ParishCerrillos
LocalitySan Agustin
Latitude-24.983329800000003
Longitude-65.4166718
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number33189
Collected ByFornes, C A And Garofalo; Fornes, C A
Date Collected1970-10-04

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhyllotis darwini griseoflavus
Higher ClassficationPHYLLOTIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPhyllotis
Specific Epithetdarwini
Infraspecific Epithetgriseoflavus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number33189
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:33189
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFORNES, C A AND GAROFALO; FORNES, C A
Collector Number3528
Field NumberTK900743
Date Collected1970-10-04
Verbatim Date Collected10/4/1970
Year1970
Month10
Day4
Start Day of Year277
End Day of Year277
Locality
CountryArgentina
Country CodeAR
State / ProvinceSalta
CountyCerrillos
Higher Geography| ARGENTINA | SALTA | CERRILLOS | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalitySAN AGUSTIN
Verbatim LocalityARGENTINA | SALTA | CERRILLOS | SAN AGUSTIN
Decimal Latitude-24.9833298
Decimal Longitude-65.4166718
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3998
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByCatherine E. Dana, Kristina Yamamoto (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date6/27/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:33189
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=33189
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
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