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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishMontezuma County
LocalityUte Mountains, Ute Peak
Latitude37.28416
Longitude-108.778711
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number775
Collected ByCollector(s): L. R. Hersey
Date Collected1913-06-07

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Contacts

Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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 Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThomomys bottae aureus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Geomyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusThomomys
Specific Epithetbottae
Infraspecific Epithetaureus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByL. R. Hersey
Date Identified1913-06-07
Previous IdentificationsThomomys bottae aureus (accepted ID) identified by L. R. Hersey on 1913-06-07; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number775
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:775?seid=957422
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): L. R. Hersey
Date Collected1913-06-07
Verbatim Date CollectedJune 7, 1913
Year1913
Month06
Day07
End Day of Year158
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyMontezuma County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Colorado, Montezuma County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityUte Mountains, Ute Peak
Verbatim LocalityUte Peak, South of Cortez, Colo.
Decimal Latitude37.28416
Decimal Longitude-108.778711
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Location According ToJohn R. Demboski
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2000
Georeferenced ByJohn R. Demboski
Georeferenced Date2011-10-30 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:19.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:775?seid=957422
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:775
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; hind foot with claw=29 mm; total length=216 mm; tail length=75 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:775
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35013
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