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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishDeaf Smith
Locality8 Mi S, 4 Mi E Glenrio
Latitude35.0299988
Longitude-102.9250031
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number58017
Collected ByJones, J K
Date Collected1990-03-21

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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 NamePeromyscus leucopus tornillo
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetleucopus
Infraspecific Epithettornillo
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number58017
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:58017
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJONES, J K
Collector Number6468
Field NumberTK933990
Date Collected1990-03-21
Verbatim Date Collected3/21/1990
Year1990
Month3
Day21
Start Day of Year80
End Day of Year80
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyDeaf Smith
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Deaf Smith Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality8 MI S, 4 MI E GLENRIO
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | DEAF SMITH CO | 8 MI S, 4 MI E GLENRIO
Decimal Latitude35.0299988
Decimal Longitude-102.9250031
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 689328 3878185
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:58017
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=58017
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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