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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishHumboldt County
Locality1 Mi S Denio
Latitude41.97551
Longitude-118.6333
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number79056
Collected ByCollector(s): David H. Johnson
Date Collected1937-08-02

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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 NameMicrodipodops megacephalus oregonus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Heteromyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusMicrodipodops
Specific Epithetmegacephalus
Infraspecific Epithetoregonus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsMicrodipodops megacephalus oregonus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number79056
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=2763
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:79056?seid=1014730
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David H. Johnson
Collector Number2763
Date Collected1937-08-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 Aug 1937
Year1937
Month08
Day02
End Day of Year214
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyHumboldt County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Humboldt County
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mi S Denio
Verbatim Locality1 mi S Denio [Oregon]
Decimal Latitude41.97551
Decimal Longitude-118.6333
Maximum Elevation in Meters1280.16
Minimum Elevation in Meters1280.16
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates41.97551/-118.6333
Location According ToCyril L. Fernandez
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2756.806272
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCyril L. Fernandez
Georeferenced Date2002-05-23 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:56.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:79056?seid=1014730
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:79056
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcView GNIS; DeLorme NV Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:79056
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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