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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceChiapas
Locality23.6 Mi N Huixtla, Highway 200
Latitude15.483888599999998
Longitude-92.4658356
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number36526
Collected ByWebster, W D
Date Collected1981-05-20

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 NameSaccopteryx bilineata
Higher ClassficationSACCOPTERYX
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyEmballonuridae
GenusSaccopteryx
Specific Epithetbilineata
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number36526
PreparationsAL | alcoholic
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:36526
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWEBSTER, W D
Collector Number1310
Field NumberTK20593
Date Collected1981-05-20
Verbatim Date Collected5/20/1981
Year1981
Month5
Day20
Start Day of Year140
End Day of Year140
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceChiapas
Higher Geography| Mexico | Chiapas | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality23.6 MI N HUIXTLA, HIGHWAY 200
Verbatim LocalityMEXICO | CHIAPAS | 23.6 MI N HUIXTLA, HIGHWAY 200
Decimal Latitude15.4838886
Decimal Longitude-92.4658356
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters29902
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByJulieta Vargas (CNMA)
Georeferenced Date7/1/2004
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:36526
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=36526
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
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