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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountrySaint Lucia
State/ProvinceAnse La Raye
LocalityAnse La Raye
Latitude13.94175
Longitude-61.0411667
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number109412
Collected ByKwiecinski, G G Et Al; Larsen, R J
Date Collected2008-08-03

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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 NameArtibeus jamaicensis
Higher ClassficationARTIBEUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusArtibeus
Specific Epithetjamaicensis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number109412
Other Catalog NumbersBGI = 1067
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:109412
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKWIECINSKI, G G ET AL; LARSEN, R J
Collector Number286
Field NumberTK161284
Date Collected2008-08-03
Verbatim Date Collected8/3/2008
Year2008
Month8
Day3
Start Day of Year216
End Day of Year216
Locality
CountrySaint Lucia
Country CodeLC
State / ProvinceANSE LA RAYE
Higher Geography| ST LUCIA | ANSE LA RAYE | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityANSE LA RAYE
Verbatim LocalityST LUCIA | ANSE LA RAYE | ANSE LA RAYE
Decimal Latitude13.94175
Decimal Longitude-61.0411667
Verbatim Latitude13 56 30.3 (N)
Verbatim Longitude61 02 28.2 (W)
Maximum Elevation in Meters1
Minimum Elevation in Meters1
Verbatim Elevation1 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:109412
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"98", "hindfootLengthInMM":"17", "earLengthInMM":"20", "forearmLengthInMM":"60", "weightInGrams":"39.8" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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