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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceYukon Territory
Locality2 Mi. N. Of Rock River On Hwy 5
Latitude66.9487
Longitude-136.2345
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number145674
Collected ByCollector(s): Beringian Coevolution Project; Preparator(s): Beringian Coevolution Project
Date Collected2005-07-24

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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 NameSorex cinereus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Soricomorpha; Soricidae; Soricinae; Soricini; Kerr, 1792
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderSoricomorpha
FamilySoricidae
GenusSorex
Specific Epithetcinereus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Sorex cinereus">Sorex cinereus, page 682 in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10006471">Hope et al. 2012
Identified ByAndrew G. Hope
Date Identified2008-02-19
Previous IdentificationsSorex cinereus (accepted ID) identified by Andrew G. Hope on 2008-02-19; method: molecular data
Sorex cinereus identified by Joseph A. Cook, John R. Demboski, Sandra L. Talbot on 2012 sensu http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10006471">Hope et al. 2012; method: molecular data
Sorex cinereus identified by Joseph A. Cook, John R. Demboski, Sandra L. Talbot on 2012 sensu http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10006471">Hope et al. 2012; method: molecular data
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number145674
Other Catalog NumbersGenBank=JN889631; NK=125191
Preparationsskull; liver (frozen); intestine (frozen); skeleton, postcranial; heart, lung, spleen (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:145674?seid=870883
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Sequenceshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/JN889631
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Beringian Coevolution Project; Preparator(s): Beringian Coevolution Project
Date Collected2005-07-24
Verbatim Date Collected24-Jul-2005
Year2005
Month07
Day24
End Day of Year205
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceYukon Territory
Higher GeographyNorth America, Canada, Yukon Territory
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 mi. N. of Rock River on Hwy 5
Verbatim Locality2 mi. N. of Rock River on Hwy 5
Decimal Latitude66.9487
Decimal Longitude-136.2345
Maximum Elevation in Meters646
Minimum Elevation in Meters646
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates66.9487/-136.2345
Location According ToAndrew G. Hope
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters200
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1983
Georeferenced ByAndrew G. Hope
Georeferenced Date2005-07-24 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:12.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusmolecular data
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiestotal length=102 mm; tail length=36 mm; hind foot with claw=11 mm; ear from notch=8 mm; weight=3.5 g; sex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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