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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceEsmeraldas
LocalityFinca Via Lita - San Lorenzo
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number103077
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Solari, S
Date Collected2004-08-09

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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 NamePhyllostomus discolor
Higher ClassficationPHYLLOSTOMUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusPhyllostomus
Specific Epithetdiscolor
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number103077
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103077
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; SOLARI, S
Collector Number2601
Field NumberTK135740
Date Collected2004-08-09
Verbatim Date Collected8/9/2004
Year2004
Month8
Day9
Start Day of Year222
End Day of Year222
Locality
CountryEcuador
Country CodeEC
State / ProvinceEsmeraldas
Higher Geography| ECUADOR | ESMERALDAS | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityFINCA VIA LITA - SAN LORENZO
Verbatim LocalityECUADOR | ESMERALDAS | FINCA VIA LITA - SAN LORENZO
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103077
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=103077
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"108", "tailLengthInMM":"18", "hindfootLengthInMM":"19", "earLengthInMM":"25", "tragusLengthInMM":"10", "forearmLengthInMM":"66", "weightInGrams":"43" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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