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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBrewster
LocalityBig Bend National Park, Harte Ranch, Buttrill Spring
Latitude29.245000800000003
Longitude-103.3339996
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number60250
Collected ByManning, R W
Date Collected1991-10-20

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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 NamePeromyscus leucopus texanus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetleucopus
Infraspecific Epithettexanus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number60250
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:60250
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMANNING, R W
Collector Number3335
Field NumberTK930303
Date Collected1991-10-20
Verbatim Date Collected10/20/1991
Year1991
Month10
Day20
Start Day of Year293
End Day of Year293
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBrewster
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Brewster Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, HARTE RANCH, BUTTRILL SPRING
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | BREWSTER CO | BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, HARTE RANCH, BUTTRILL SPRING
Decimal Latitude29.2450008
Decimal Longitude-103.3339996
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 661868 3236157
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:60250
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=60250
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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