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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishMaricopa County
Locality13 Mi S, 1.6 Mi E Buckeye
Latitude33.1869195
Longitude-112.5516364
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number189454
Collected ByCollector(s): Mark Mcknight, M. Raymond Lee
Date Collected1988-06-29

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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 NamePerognathus amplus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Heteromyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusPerognathus
Specific Epithetamplus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMark McKnight
Date Identified1988-06-29
Previous IdentificationsPerognathus amplus (accepted ID) identified by Mark McKnight on 1988-06-29; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number189454
Other Catalog NumbersUIMNH: University of Illinois Museum of Natural History=60526; collector number=5360
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:189454?seid=1790246
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Mark McKnight, M. Raymond Lee
Collector Number5360
Date Collected1988-06-29
Verbatim Date Collected29-June-1988
Year1988
Month06
Day29
End Day of Year181
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyMaricopa County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Maricopa County
ContinentNorth America
Locality13 mi S, 1.6 mi E Buckeye
Verbatim Locality13 mi S, 1.6 mi E Buckeye
Decimal Latitude33.1869195
Decimal Longitude-112.5516364
Georeference ProtocolBioGeoMancer
Verbatim Coordinates33.1869195/-112.5516364
Location According ToJason L. Malaney
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1817
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJason L. Malaney
Georeferenced Date2009-12-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-03-30 04:59:02.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:189454?seid=1790246
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:189454
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBeogeomancer
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:189454
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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