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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishLubbock
Locality2 Mi Se Lubbock Jct 289 And Hwy 84
Latitude33.5550003
Longitude-101.8270035
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number53711
Collected ByBradley, R D
Date Collected1988-07-06

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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGeomys bursarius major
Higher ClassficationGEOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusGeomys
Specific Epithetbursarius
Infraspecific Epithetmajor
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number53711
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:53711
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D
Collector Number426
Field NumberTK30735
Date Collected1988-07-06
Verbatim Date Collected7/6/1988
Year1988
Month7
Day6
Start Day of Year188
End Day of Year188
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyLubbock
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 MI SE LUBBOCK JCT 289 AND HWY 84
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | 2 MI SE LUBBOCK JCT 289 AND HWY 84
Decimal Latitude33.5550003
Decimal Longitude-101.8270035
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 237537 3716255
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:53711
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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