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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceEl Oro
LocalityJardin Botanico Moro Moro (limite Con La Reserva Jocotoco)
Latitude-3.68975
Longitude-79.5954722
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number102455
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Tello, J S
Date Collected2004-07-30

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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 NameGlossophaga
Higher ClassficationGLOSSOPHAGA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusGlossophaga
Taxon Rankgenus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number102455
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Life Stagejuvenile
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:102455
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; TELLO, J S
Collector Number545
Field NumberTK135779
Date Collected2004-07-30
Verbatim Date Collected7/30/2004
Year2004
Month7
Day30
Start Day of Year212
End Day of Year212
Locality
CountryEcuador
Country CodeEC
State / ProvinceEl Oro
Higher Geography| Ecuador | El Oro | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityJARDIN BOTANICO MORO MORO (LIMITE CON LA RESERVA JOCOTOCO)
Verbatim LocalityECUADOR | EL ORO | JARDIN BOTANICO MORO MORO (LIMITE CON LA RESERVA JOCOTOCO)
Decimal Latitude-3.68975
Decimal Longitude-79.5954722
Verbatim Latitude03 41 23.1 (S)
Verbatim Longitude79 35 43.7 (W)
Maximum Elevation in Meters1106
Minimum Elevation in Meters1106
Verbatim Elevation1106 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:102455
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=102455
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"65", "tailLengthInMM":"8", "hindfootLengthInMM":"11", "earLengthInMM":"13", "tragusLengthInMM":"4", "forearmLengthInMM":"38", "weightInGrams":"10.1" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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