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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMoore
Locality3 Mi S Dumas
Latitude35.8250008
Longitude-101.9690018
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number42895
Collected ByHollander, R R
Date Collected1985-11-02

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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 NameOnychomys leucogaster arcticeps
Higher ClassficationONYCHOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusOnychomys
Specific Epithetleucogaster
Infraspecific Epithetarcticeps
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number42895
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:42895
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHOLLANDER, R R
Collector Number1342
Field NumberTK943351
Date Collected1985-11-02
Verbatim Date Collected11/2/1985
Year1985
Month11
Day2
Start Day of Year306
End Day of Year306
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMoore
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | MOORE CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3 MI S DUMAS
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | MOORE CO | 3 MI S DUMAS
Decimal Latitude35.8250008
Decimal Longitude-101.9690018
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 231787 3968377
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:42895
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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