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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHardeman
Locality1.5 Mi N, 2.5 Mi E Quanah (claude Holcomb Ranch)
Latitude34.3250008
Longitude-99.6969986
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number24804
Collected ByMartin, R E And Matocha, K G; Davenport, E A
Date Collected1970-02-11

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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 NameDipodomys elator
Higher ClassficationDIPODOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusDipodomys
Specific Epithetelator
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number24804
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:24804
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMARTIN, R E AND MATOCHA, K G; DAVENPORT, E A
Collector Number250
Field NumberTK936636
Date Collected1970-02-11
Verbatim Date Collected2/11/1970
Year1970
Month2
Day11
Start Day of Year42
End Day of Year42
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHardeman
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Hardeman Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.5 MI N, 2.5 MI E QUANAH (CLAUDE HOLCOMB RANCH)
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | HARDEMAN CO | 1.5 MI N, 2.5 MI E QUANAH (CLAUDE HOLCOMB RANCH)
Decimal Latitude34.3250008
Decimal Longitude-99.6969986
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 435865 3798198
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:24804
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=24804
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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