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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishLincoln
LocalityVic Carrizozo
Latitude33.6417389
Longitude-105.8772049
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number6258
Collected ByJudd, F W

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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 NameChaetodipus intermedius ater
Higher ClassficationCHAETODIPUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusChaetodipus
Specific Epithetintermedius
Infraspecific Epithetater
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number6258
PreparationsSK | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:6258
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJUDD, F W
Collector Number365
Field NumberTK922979
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyLincoln
Higher Geography| United States | New Mexico | Lincoln Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityVIC CARRIZOZO
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | NEW MEXICO | LINCOLN CO | VIC CARRIZOZO
Decimal Latitude33.6417389
Decimal Longitude-105.8772049
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8047
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksVicinity of Carrizozo
Georeferenced ByGabor R. Racz (MSB)
Georeferenced Date4/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:6258
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=6258
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNew Mexico RGIS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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