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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishCochise County
Locality10 Mi Sse Ft. Huachuca, Miller Canyon
Latitude31.415333
Longitude-110.275784
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number160750
Collected ByCollector(s): Donald F. Hoffmeister
Date Collected1950-08-18

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.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 Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLeptonycteris yerbabuenae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Phyllostomidae; Glossophaginae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusLeptonycteris
Specific Epithetyerbabuenae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJonathan L. Dunnum
Date Identified2008-08-04
Previous IdentificationsLeptonycteris yerbabuenae (accepted ID) identified by Jonathan L. Dunnum on 2008-08-04; method: taxonomic revision
Leptonycteris curasoae sanborni identified by Donald F. Hoffmeister on 1950-08-18; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number160750
Other Catalog NumbersUIMNH: University of Illinois Museum of Natural History=3894; collector number=DFH 1451
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:160750?seid=573742
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Donald F. Hoffmeister
Collector NumberDFH 1451
Date Collected1950-08-18
Verbatim Date Collected18-August-1950
Year1950
Month08
Day18
End Day of Year230
Collection RemarksLeptonycteris sanborni
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyCochise County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Cochise County
ContinentNorth America
Locality10 mi SSE Ft. Huachuca, Miller Canyon
Verbatim Locality"10 mi SSE Ft. Huachuca, Miller Canyon"
Decimal Latitude31.415333
Decimal Longitude-110.275784
Georeference ProtocolBioGeoMancer
Verbatim Coordinates31.415333/-110.275784
Location According ToJason L. Malaney
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5749
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJason L. Malaney
Georeferenced Date2010-01-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-07-18 10:16:45.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:160750?seid=573742
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:160750
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBeogeomancer
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:160750
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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