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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceEsmeraldas
LocalityTerrenos Aledanos De La Comuna San Francisco De Bogota
Latitude1.0725833
Longitude-78.7115
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number103192
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Carrion, C A
Date Collected2004-08-07

From Recordset

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 NamePlatyrrhinus
Higher ClassficationPLATYRRHINUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusPlatyrrhinus
Taxon Rankgenus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number103192
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103192
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; CARRION, C A
Collector Number275
Field NumberTK135713
Date Collected2004-08-07
Verbatim Date Collected8/7/2004
Year2004
Month8
Day7
Start Day of Year220
End Day of Year220
Locality
CountryEcuador
Country CodeEC
State / ProvinceEsmeraldas
Higher Geography| ECUADOR | ESMERALDAS | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityTERRENOS ALEDANOS DE LA COMUNA SAN FRANCISCO DE BOGOTA
Verbatim LocalityECUADOR | ESMERALDAS | TERRENOS ALEDANOS DE LA COMUNA SAN FRANCISCO DE BOGOTA
Decimal Latitude1.0725833
Decimal Longitude-78.7115
Verbatim Latitude01 04 21.3 (N)
Verbatim Longitude78 42 41.4 (W)
Maximum Elevation in Meters88
Minimum Elevation in Meters88
Verbatim Elevation88 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103192
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=103192
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"51", "hindfootLengthInMM":"9", "earLengthInMM":"15", "tragusLengthInMM":"6", "forearmLengthInMM":"40", "weightInGrams":"12.2" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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