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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishNolan
Locality4 Mi S, 1 Mi W Sweetwater
Latitude32.4230003
Longitude-100.4250031
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number58738
Collected ByGoetze, J R
Date Collected1990-07-28

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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 attwateri
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetattwateri
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number58738
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:58738
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByGOETZE, J R
Collector Number351
Field NumberTK943766
Date Collected1990-07-28
Verbatim Date Collected7/28/1990
Year1990
Month7
Day28
Start Day of Year209
End Day of Year209
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyNolan
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | NOLAN CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality4 MI S, 1 MI W SWEETWATER
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | NOLAN CO | 4 MI S, 1 MI W SWEETWATER
Decimal Latitude32.4230003
Decimal Longitude-100.4250031
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 366031 3588006
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:58738
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=58738
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
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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