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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishRoosevelt
Locality15 Mi S, 3 Mi E Taiban
Latitude34.2230797
Longitude-103.9566727
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number46100
Collected ByBradley, R D Et Al; Bradley, R D
Date Collected1986-05-12

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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 NameGeomys bursarius x knoxjonesi
Higher ClassficationGEOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusGeomys
Specific Epithetbursarius x knoxjonesi
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number46100
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:46100
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D ET AL; BRADLEY, R D
Collector Number301
Field NumberTK30505
Date Collected1986-05-12
Verbatim Date Collected5/12/1986
Year1986
Month5
Day12
Start Day of Year132
End Day of Year132
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyRoosevelt
Higher Geography| United States | New Mexico | Roosevelt Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality15 MI S, 3 MI E TAIBAN
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | NEW MEXICO | ROOSEVELT CO | 15 MI S, 3 MI E TAIBAN
Decimal Latitude34.2230797
Decimal Longitude-103.9566727
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMaria Rubio (MSB)
Georeferenced Date12/20/2002
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:46100
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesMaptech Terrain Navigator
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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