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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishVal Verde
Locality4 Mi S, 2 Mi W Langtry (rattlesnake Canyon)
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number110728
Collected ByBradley, R D Et Al; Bradley, R D
Date Collected2005-07-30

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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 NameAntrozous pallidus
Higher ClassficationANTROZOUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusAntrozous
Specific Epithetpallidus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number110728
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:110728
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D ET AL; BRADLEY, R D
Collector Number2236
Field NumberTK133313
Date Collected2005-07-30
Verbatim Date Collected7/30/2005
Year2005
Month7
Day30
Start Day of Year211
End Day of Year211
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyVal Verde
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Val Verde Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality4 MI S, 2 MI W LANGTRY (RATTLESNAKE CANYON)
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | VAL VERDE CO | 4 MI S, 2 MI W LANGTRY (RATTLESNAKE CANYON)
Verbatim Coordinates14 246891 3296606
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
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