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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceBaja California
Locality10 Mi Se Mesquital
Latitude28.1
Longitude-113.82
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number111388
Collected ByCollector(s): Lloyd P. Tevis Jr.
Date Collected1948-07-02

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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 NameChaetodipus spinatus prietae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Heteromyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusChaetodipus
Specific Epithetspinatus
Infraspecific Epithetprietae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsChaetodipus spinatus prietae (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number111388
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1081
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:111388?seid=1334818
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Lloyd P. Tevis Jr.
Collector Number1081
Date Collected1948-07-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 Jul 1948
Year1948
Month07
Day02
End Day of Year184
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceBaja California
Higher GeographyNorth America, Mexico, Baja California
ContinentNorth America
Locality10 mi SE Mesquital
Verbatim Locality10 mi SE Mesquital
Decimal Latitude28.1
Decimal Longitude-113.82
Maximum Elevation in Meters121.92
Minimum Elevation in Meters121.92
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location RemarksCONABIO interpretation = Rancho el Mezquital, 16 km SE
Verbatim Coordinates28d 6m 0s N/113d 49m 12s W
Location According ToCONABIO
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCONABIO
Georeferenced Date2001-04-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:58.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:111388?seid=1334818
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:111388
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGACETERO: INEGI, 1995
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:111388
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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