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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMason
LocalityMason Mountain Wma
Latitude30.7491779
Longitude-99.2303391
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number81412
Collected ByBradley, R D Et Al; Anconetani, R L
Date Collected1999-05-18

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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 NameChaetodipus hispidus
Higher ClassficationCHAETODIPUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusChaetodipus
Specific Epithethispidus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number81412
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:81412
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D ET AL; ANCONETANI, R L
Collector Number7
Field NumberTK90371
Date Collected1999-05-18
Verbatim Date Collected5/18/1999
Year1999
Month5
Day18
Start Day of Year138
End Day of Year138
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMason
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | MASON CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMASON MOUNTAIN WMA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | MASON CO | MASON MOUNTAIN WMA
Decimal Latitude30.7491779
Decimal Longitude-99.2303391
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates14 479031 3411178
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters25947
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:81412
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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