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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishLassen County
LocalityCoyote Flat, T33n R10e S16
Latitude40.7212
Longitude-120.854
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number128009
Collected ByCollector(s): Charles S. Thaeler Jr.
Date Collected1961-07-08

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThomomys bottae saxatilis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Geomyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusThomomys
Specific Epithetbottae
Infraspecific Epithetsaxatilis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames L. Patton
Date Identified2009-12-10
Previous IdentificationsThomomys bottae saxatilis (accepted ID) identified by James L. Patton on 2009-12-10; method: expert Remark: Identification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Thomomys bottae leucodon identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksIdentification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Catalog Number128009
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1163
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:128009?seid=579922
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Charles S. Thaeler Jr.
Collector Number1163
Date Collected1961-07-08
Verbatim Date Collected8 Jul 1961
Year1961
Month07
Day08
End Day of Year189
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyLassen County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Lassen County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCoyote Flat, T33N R10E S16
Verbatim LocalityCoyote Flat, T33N R10E S16
Decimal Latitude40.7212
Decimal Longitude-120.854
Maximum Elevation in Meters1749.552
Minimum Elevation in Meters1749.552
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates40.7212/-120.854
Location According ToJulian A. Kapoor
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1202.179968
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJulian A. Kapoor
Georeferenced Date2002-07-07 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:37.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:128009?seid=579922
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:128009
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGraphical Locator, Montana State University
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:128009
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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