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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishLubbock
Locality3.4 Mi E New Deal
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number112489
Collected ByChambers, R R Et Al; Hindle, B
Date Collected2005-07-06

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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
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number112489
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:112489
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCHAMBERS, R R ET AL; HINDLE, B
Collector Number3
Field NumberTK133278
Date Collected2005-07-06
Verbatim Date Collected7/6/2005
Year2005
Month7
Day6
Start Day of Year187
End Day of Year187
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyLubbock
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3.4 MI E NEW DEAL
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | 3.4 MI E NEW DEAL
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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