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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishRiverside County
Locality1.5 Mi W Cabazon, T3s R2e S18
Latitude33.9111473
Longitude-116.8147783
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number81436
Collected ByCollector(s): Floyd E. Durham
Date Collected1938-01-11

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThomomys bottae nigricans
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Geomyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusThomomys
Specific Epithetbottae
Infraspecific Epithetnigricans
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames L. Patton
Date Identified2009-12-10
Previous IdentificationsThomomys bottae nigricans (accepted ID) identified by James L. Patton on 2009-12-10; method: expert Remark: Identification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Thomomys bottae cabezonae identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksIdentification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Catalog Number81436
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=629
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:81436?seid=1227317
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Floyd E. Durham
Collector Number629
Date Collected1938-01-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 Jan 1938
Year1938
Month01
Day11
End Day of Year11
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyRiverside County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Riverside County
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.5 mi W Cabazon, T3S R2E S18
Verbatim Locality1 1/2 mi W Cabazon, T3S R2E S18
Decimal Latitude33.9111473
Decimal Longitude-116.8147783
Maximum Elevation in Meters579.12
Minimum Elevation in Meters579.12
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates33.9111473/-116.8147783
Location According ToHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters762
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Georeferenced Date1999-10-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:33.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:81436?seid=1227317
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:81436
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:81436
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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