× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceChiapas
Locality11.9 Mi Se Tres Picos, Puente El Mosquito
Latitude15.7455559
Longitude-93.3983307
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number10701
Collected ByMcdaniel, V R And Davis, B L; Mcdaniel, V R
Date Collected1970-07-17

From Recordset

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
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameUroderma bilobatum davisi
Higher ClassficationURODERMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusUroderma
Specific Epithetbilobatum
Infraspecific Epithetdavisi
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number10701
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:10701
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMCDANIEL, V R AND DAVIS, B L; MCDANIEL, V R
Collector Number1108
Field NumberTK845
Date Collected1970-07-17
Verbatim Date Collected7/17/1970
Year1970
Month7
Day17
Start Day of Year198
End Day of Year198
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceChiapas
Higher Geography| Mexico | Chiapas | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality11.9 MI SE TRES PICOS, PUENTE EL MOSQUITO
Verbatim LocalityMEXICO | CHIAPAS | 11.9 MI SE TRES PICOS, PUENTE EL MOSQUITO
Decimal Latitude15.7455559
Decimal Longitude-93.3983307
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8874
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByJulieta Vargas (CNMA)
Georeferenced Date1/23/2004
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:10701
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=10701
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesInstituto Nacional de Estad?stica Geograf?a e Informtica, (INEGI). Map 1:250,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdegrees minutes seconds
specimen list