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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishVan Zandt
Locality1 Mi Sw Grand Saline
Latitude32.666999800000006
Longitude-95.723999
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number3950
Collected ByEvans, S
Date Collected1967-03-25

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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 NameLasiurus borealis borealis
Higher ClassficationLASIURUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusLasiurus
Specific Epithetborealis
Infraspecific Epithetborealis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number3950
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:3950
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByEVANS, S
Collector Number11
Field NumberTK946837
Date Collected1967-03-25
Verbatim Date Collected3/25/1967
Year1967
Month3
Day25
Start Day of Year84
End Day of Year84
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyVan Zandt
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | VAN ZANDT CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 MI SW GRAND SALINE
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | VAN ZANDT CO | 1 MI SW GRAND SALINE
Decimal Latitude32.6669998
Decimal Longitude-95.723999
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates15 244533 3617512
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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