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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishSanta Cruz County
LocalitySycamore Canyon, Patagonia Mts.
Latitude31.3805
Longitude-110.7655
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number140579
Collected ByCollector(s): James L. Patton
Date Collected1971-03-05

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThomomys bottae modicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Geomyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusThomomys
Specific Epithetbottae
Infraspecific Epithetmodicus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsThomomys bottae modicus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number140579
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=2801
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:140579?seid=926984
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James L. Patton
Collector Number2801
Date Collected1971-03-05
Verbatim Date Collected5 Mar 1971
Year1971
Month03
Day05
End Day of Year64
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountySanta Cruz County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Santa Cruz County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySycamore Canyon, Patagonia Mts.
Verbatim LocalitySycamore Canyon, Patagonia Mts.
Decimal Latitude31.3805
Decimal Longitude-110.7655
Maximum Elevation in Meters1432.56
Minimum Elevation in Meters1432.56
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates31.3805/-110.7655
Location According ToJames L. Patton
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters500
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJames L. Patton
Georeferenced Date2000-07-19 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:48.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:140579?seid=926984
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:140579
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone USGS 1:25000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:140579
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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