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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishGrand County
LocalityNo Specific Locality Recorded
Latitude39.871267
Longitude-105.903262
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number104922
Collected ByCollector(s): Virgil E. Scott
Date Collected1979-08-27

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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 NameMyodes gapperi galei
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMyodes
Specific Epithetgapperi
Infraspecific Epithetgalei
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByGordon H. Jarrell
Date Identified2011-06-06
Previous IdentificationsMyodes gapperi galei (accepted ID) identified by Gordon H. Jarrell on 2011-06-06; method: taxonomic revision
Clethrionomys gapperi galei identified by unknown on 2005-03-08; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number104922
Other Catalog NumbersUSGS: U.S. Geological Survey=BS/FC 4922; preparator number=X-619
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:104922?seid=981737
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Virgil E. Scott
Date Collected1979-08-27
Verbatim Date Collected27-Aug-1979
Year1979
Month08
Day27
End Day of Year239
Collection Remarkst=9x6mm
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyGrand County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Colorado, Grand County, Fraser Experimental Forest
ContinentNorth America
Localityno specific locality recorded
Verbatim LocalityFraser Exp. Forest
Decimal Latitude39.871267
Decimal Longitude-105.903262
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9800
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-27 13:12:04.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:104922?seid=981737
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:104922
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:104922
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
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