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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBailey
LocalityMuleshoe National Wildlife Refuge
Latitude33.9290009
Longitude-102.9140015
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number60616
Collected ByHall, D L
Date Collected1991-02-17

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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
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Taxon Rankgenus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number60616
PreparationsSK | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:60616
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHALL, D L
Collector Number182
Field NumberTK31757
Date Collected1991-02-17
Verbatim Date Collected2/17/1991
Year1991
Month2
Day17
Start Day of Year48
End Day of Year48
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBailey
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | BAILEY CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMULESHOE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | BAILEY CO | MULESHOE NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
Decimal Latitude33.9290009
Decimal Longitude-102.9140015
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 692818 3756072
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:60616
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=60616
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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