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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishDimmit
Locality0.5 Mi W Carrizo Springs
Latitude28.5270004
Longitude-99.8669968
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number69249
Collected ByCunningham, C L; Bradley, R D
Date Collected1995-08-18

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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 NameGeomys personatus streckeri
Higher ClassficationGEOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusGeomys
Specific Epithetpersonatus
Infraspecific Epithetstreckeri
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number69249
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69249
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCUNNINGHAM, C L; BRADLEY, R D
Collector Number724
Field NumberTK48975
Date Collected1995-08-18
Verbatim Date Collected8/18/1995
Year1995
Month8
Day18
Start Day of Year230
End Day of Year230
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyDimmit
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Dimmit Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality0.5 MI W CARRIZO SPRINGS
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | DIMMIT CO | 0.5 MI W CARRIZO SPRINGS
Decimal Latitude28.5270004
Decimal Longitude-99.8669968
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 415053 3156130
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69249
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=69249
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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