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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishCulberson
LocalityEntrance, Williams Ranch Road, Guadalupe Mtn Nat Park
Latitude31.8360004
Longitude-104.8840027
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number20418
Collected ByWilhelm, D E
Date Collected1973-07-13

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 NameDipodomys ordii ordii
Higher ClassficationDIPODOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusDipodomys
Specific Epithetordii
Infraspecific Epithetordii
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number20418
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:20418
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWILHELM, D E
Collector Number651
Field NumberTK7124
Date Collected1973-07-13
Verbatim Date Collected7/13/1973
Year1973
Month7
Day13
Start Day of Year194
End Day of Year194
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyCulberson
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Culberson Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityENTRANCE, WILLIAMS RANCH ROAD, GUADALUPE MTN NAT PARK
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | CULBERSON CO | ENTRANCE, WILLIAMS RANCH ROAD, GUADALUPE MTN NAT PARK
Decimal Latitude31.8360004
Decimal Longitude-104.8840027
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 510963 3522050
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:20418
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=20418
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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