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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
State/ProvinceGuayas
LocalityIsla Puna
Latitude-2.7446111
Longitude-79.9148889
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number103447
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Solari, S
Date Collected2004-07-11

From Recordset

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 NameVampyrum spectrum
Higher ClassficationVAMPYRUM
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusVampyrum
Specific Epithetspectrum
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number103447
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103447
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; SOLARI, S
Collector Number2405
Field NumberTK134970
Date Collected2004-07-11
Verbatim Date Collected7/11/2004
Year2004
Month7
Day11
Start Day of Year193
End Day of Year193
Locality
CountryEcuador
Country CodeEC
State / ProvinceGuayas
Higher Geography| Ecuador | Guayas | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityISLA PUNA
Verbatim LocalityECUADOR | GUAYAS | ISLA PUNA
Decimal Latitude-2.7446111
Decimal Longitude-79.9148889
Verbatim Latitude02 44 40.6 (S)
Verbatim Longitude79 54 53.6 (W)
Maximum Elevation in Meters11
Minimum Elevation in Meters11
Verbatim Elevation11 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:103447
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=103447
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"142", "hindfootLengthInMM":"30", "earLengthInMM":"47", "tragusLengthInMM":"17", "forearmLengthInMM":"107", "weightInGrams":"149.9" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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