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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishHidalgo County
LocalityTank At East End Of Clanton Canyon; T32s, R21w
Latitude31.5214987
Longitude-108.9793015
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number17298
Collected ByCollector(s): D. Walton
Date Collected1963-06-24

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTadarida brasiliensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Molossidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusTadarida
Specific Epithetbrasiliensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsTadarida brasiliensis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number17298
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=69
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:17298?seid=1396516
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): D. Walton
Date Collected1963-06-24
Verbatim Date Collected24-Jun-1963
Year1963
Month06
Day24
End Day of Year175
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyHidalgo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Hidalgo County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTANK AT EAST END OF CLANTON CANYON; T32S, R21W
Verbatim LocalityTANK AT EAST END OF CLANTON CANYON; T32S, R21W
Decimal Latitude31.5214987
Decimal Longitude-108.9793015
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates31.5214987/-108.9793015
Location According ToD. Walton
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6823.61856
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByD. Walton
Georeferenced Date1963-06-24 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-07 15:04:42.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:17298
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:17298
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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