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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishGrays Harbor County
Locality3 Mi E, 1 Mi N Grisdale, Satsop Guard Station
Latitude47.3716752
Longitude-123.5471937
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number54622
Collected ByCollector(s): Cora L. Clark
Date Collected1984-07-01

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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 Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScapanus townsendii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Soricomorpha; Talpidae; Scalopinae; Scalopini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderSoricomorpha
FamilyTalpidae
GenusScapanus
Specific Epithettownsendii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsScapanus townsendii (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number54622
Other Catalog NumbersNK=11003; original identifier=NK 11003; preparator number=427
Preparationsskin; skull; DNA (frozen); kidney (frozen); liver (frozen); kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; kidney (frozen) sample; liver (frozen) sample; liver (frozen) sample; liver (frozen) sample
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54622?seid=1214259
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Cora L. Clark
Date Collected1984-07-01
Verbatim Date Collected01-Jul-1984
Year1984
Month07
Day01
End Day of Year183
Collection RemarksPLUS ET, ENDO, CHROM
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyGrays Harbor County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Washington, Grays Harbor County
ContinentNorth America
Locality3 MI E, 1 MI N GRISDALE, SATSOP GUARD STATION
Verbatim Locality3 MI E, 1 MI N GRISDALE, SATSOP GUARD STATION
Decimal Latitude47.3716752
Decimal Longitude-123.5471937
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates47.3716752/-123.5471937
Location According ToJasmine Gallaher
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5021.15328
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJasmine Gallaher
Georeferenced Date1999-04-07 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-10-12 12:55:11.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54622
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeographic Names Information System (USGS website)
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54622
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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