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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishBannock County
LocalityTrail Creek, 1 Mi W Pocatello
Latitude42.8714
Longitude-112.4644
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number46531
Collected ByCollector(s): Wayne B. Whitlow
Date Collected1930-03-19

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameUrocitellus armatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Sciuridae; Xerinae; Marmotini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilySciuridae
GenusUrocitellus
Specific Epithetarmatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames L. Patton
Date Identified2009-10-29
Previous IdentificationsUrocitellus armatus (accepted ID) identified by James L. Patton on 2009-10-29; method: taxonomic revision Remark: following Helgen, K. M., F. R. Cole, L. E. Helgen, and D. E. Wilson. 2009. Generic revision in the Holarctic ground squirrel genus Spermophilus. Journal of Mammalogy 90:270-305.
Spermophilus armatus identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Identification Remarksfollowing Helgen, K. M., F. R. Cole, L. E. Helgen, and D. E. Wilson. 2009. Generic revision in the Holarctic ground squirrel genus Spermophilus. Journal of Mammalogy 90:270-305.
Catalog Number46531
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=331
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:46531?seid=341767
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Wayne B. Whitlow
Collector Number331
Date Collected1930-03-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 Mar 1930
Year1930
Month03
Day19
End Day of Year78
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyBannock County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Idaho, Bannock County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTrail Creek, 1 mi W Pocatello
Verbatim LocalityTrail Creek, 1 mi W Pocatello
Decimal Latitude42.8714
Decimal Longitude-112.4644
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates42.8714/-112.4644
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10525.10976
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2004-10-02 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:31:51.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:46531
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGNIS downloaded Aug 2002
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:46531
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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