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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishHidalgo County
LocalityNo Specific Locality; T28s, R21w, Middle Sec 11
Latitude31.8844006
Longitude-108.9581713
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number20012
Collected ByCollector(s): Jay D. Drueker
Date Collected1964-09-03

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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 NameParastrellus hesperus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Vespertilionidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusParastrellus
Specific Epithethesperus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJoseph A. Cook
Date Identified2010-04-09
Previous IdentificationsParastrellus hesperus (accepted ID) identified by Joseph A. Cook on 2010-04-09; method: taxonomic revision Remark: Hoofer, S.R., Van Den Bussche, R.A. & Horácek, I. 2006. Generic status of the American pipistrelles (Vespertilionidae) with description of a new genus. J. Mamm. 87(5):981-992.
Pipistrellus hesperus identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksHoofer, S.R., Van Den Bussche, R.A. & Horácek, I. 2006. Generic status of the American pipistrelles (Vespertilionidae) with description of a new genus. J. Mamm. 87(5):981-992.
Catalog Number20012
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=1305
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:20012?seid=1164712
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Jay D. Drueker
Date Collected1964-09-03
Verbatim Date Collected03-Sep-1964
Year1964
Month09
Day03
End Day of Year247
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyHidalgo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Hidalgo County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNO SPECIFIC LOCALITY; T28S, R21W, MIDDLE SEC 11
Verbatim LocalityNO SPECIFIC LOCALITY; T28S, R21W, MIDDLE SEC 11
Decimal Latitude31.8844006
Decimal Longitude-108.9581713
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates31.8844006/-108.9581713
Location According ToJerry W. Dragoo
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJerry W. Dragoo
Georeferenced Date2002-04-22 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-03-31 12:17:29.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:20012?seid=1164712
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:20012
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:20012
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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