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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishMclennan
Locality8 Mi W Waco, "hog Creek Property"
Latitude31.517000199999995
Longitude-97.3069992
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number55887
Collected ByRines, R And Crowder, N; Hildreth, N J
Date Collected1981-07-18

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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 NamePeromyscus pectoralis laceianus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetpectoralis
Infraspecific Epithetlaceianus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number55887
Other Catalog NumbersWV-M 224, AA 77
PreparationsSN | skeleton | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:55887
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRINES, R AND CROWDER, N; HILDRETH, N J
Collector Number195
Field NumberTK943011
Date Collected1981-07-18
Verbatim Date Collected7/18/1981
Year1981
Month7
Day18
Start Day of Year199
End Day of Year199
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyMcLennan
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | MCLENNAN CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality8 MI W WACO, "HOG CREEK PROPERTY"
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | MCLENNAN CO | 8 MI W WACO, "HOG CREEK PROPERTY"
Decimal Latitude31.5170002
Decimal Longitude-97.3069992
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 660769 3487957
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:55887
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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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