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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishMontrose
Locality3 Mi E Cimarron
Latitude38.4436684
Longitude-107.50147250000002
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number55557
Collected ByBaker, R J; Mccullough, D A
Date Collected1984-09-09

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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 NamePeromyscus maniculatus rufinus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Infraspecific Epithetrufinus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number55557
PreparationsSN | skeleton | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:55557
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J; MCCULLOUGH, D A
Collector Number416
Field NumberTK27523
Date Collected1984-09-09
Verbatim Date Collected9/9/1984
Year1984
Month9
Day9
Start Day of Year253
End Day of Year253
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyMontrose
Higher Geography| United States | Colorado | Montrose Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3 MI E CIMARRON
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | COLORADO | MONTROSE CO | 3 MI E CIMARRON
Decimal Latitude38.4436684
Decimal Longitude-107.5014725
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByGabor R. Racz (MSB)
Georeferenced Date11/8/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:55557
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=55557
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesColorado RGIS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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