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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishDawson
Locality10 Mi E Lamesa
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number93699
Collected ByClark, L H
Date Collected1952-06-29

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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 NameNeotoma albigula robusta
Higher ClassficationNEOTOMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusNeotoma
Specific Epithetalbigula
Infraspecific Epithetrobusta
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number93699
Other Catalog NumbersTMM-3123
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:93699
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCLARK, L H
Collector Number8
Field NumberTK976225
Date Collected1952-06-29
Verbatim Date Collected6/29/1952
Year1952
Month6
Day29
Start Day of Year181
End Day of Year181
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyDawson
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | DAWSON CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality10 MI E LAMESA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | DAWSON CO | 10 MI E LAMESA
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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