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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBrazoria
LocalityAlvin
Latitude29.434000000000005
Longitude-95.2460022
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number71515
Collected ByTexas Department Of Health; Yancey, F D
Date Collected1996-12-12

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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 NameTadarida brasiliensis cynocephala
Higher ClassficationTADARIDA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusTadarida
Specific Epithetbrasiliensis
Infraspecific Epithetcynocephala
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number71515
PreparationsAL | alcoholic
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:71515
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH; YANCEY, F D
Collector Number2722
Field NumberTK955569
Date Collected1996-12-12
Verbatim Date Collected12/12/1996
Year1996
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year347
End Day of Year347
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBrazoria
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | BRAZORIA CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityALVIN
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | BRAZORIA CO | ALVIN
Decimal Latitude29.434
Decimal Longitude-95.2460022
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 864126 3259983
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:71515
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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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