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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishWard
Locality1.6 Mi S, 0.5 Mi E Monahans
Latitude31.618
Longitude-103.052002
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number69429
Collected ByCunningham, C L
Date Collected1994-10-17

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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 NameTadarida brasiliensis mexicana
Higher ClassficationTADARIDA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusTadarida
Specific Epithetbrasiliensis
Infraspecific Epithetmexicana
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number69429
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69429
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCUNNINGHAM, C L
Collector Number51
Field NumberTK959297
Date Collected1994-10-17
Verbatim Date Collected10/17/1994
Year1994
Month10
Day17
Start Day of Year290
End Day of Year290
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyWard
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Ward Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.6 MI S, 0.5 MI E MONAHANS
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | WARD CO | 1.6 MI S, 0.5 MI E MONAHANS
Decimal Latitude31.618
Decimal Longitude-103.052002
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 130571 3499652
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69429
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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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