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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuadeloupe
State/ProvinceBasse-terre
Locality1 Km S Basse-terre
Latitude15.9909601
Longitude-61.716671
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number21060
Collected ByGenoways, H H
Date Collected1974-07-25

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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 NameMolossus molossus molossus
Higher ClassficationMOLOSSUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusMolossus
Specific Epithetmolossus
Infraspecific Epithetmolossus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number21060
PreparationsSA | alcoholic | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:21060
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByGENOWAYS, H H
Collector Number2244
Field NumberTK903973
Date Collected1974-07-25
Verbatim Date Collected7/25/1974
Year1974
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year206
End Day of Year206
Locality
CountryGuadeloupe
Country CodeGP
State / ProvinceBASSE-TERRE
Higher Geography| GUADELOUPE | BASSE-TERRE | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 KM S BASSE-TERRE
Verbatim LocalityGUADELOUPE | BASSE-TERRE | 1 KM S BASSE-TERRE
Decimal Latitude15.9909601
Decimal Longitude-61.716671
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4731
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksBy road from center of Basse-Terre, as by air ends up in the ocean
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date6/28/2004
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:21060
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=21060
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesInstitut geographique national (France). La Guadeloupe Map. 1958. 1:50,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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