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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishLincoln
Locality2 Mi N, 3 Mi W Carrizozo, Valley Of Fires St. Park
Latitude33.7334061
Longitude-105.9250031
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number38462
Collected ByCarpenter, J C
Date Collected1982-09-25

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 NamePeromyscus nasutus griseus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetnasutus
Infraspecific Epithetgriseus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number38462
PreparationsSS | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:38462
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCARPENTER, J C
Collector Number12
Field NumberTK22416
Date Collected1982-09-25
Verbatim Date Collected9/25/1982
Year1982
Month9
Day25
Start Day of Year268
End Day of Year268
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyLincoln
Higher Geography| United States | New Mexico | Lincoln Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 MI N, 3 MI W CARRIZOZO, VALLEY OF FIRES ST. PARK
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | NEW MEXICO | LINCOLN CO | 2 MI N, 3 MI W CARRIZOZO, VALLEY OF FIRES ST. PARK
Decimal Latitude33.7334061
Decimal Longitude-105.9250031
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters8047
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByGabor R. Racz (MSB)
Georeferenced Date4/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:38462
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=38462
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNew Mexico RGIS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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