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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryEl Salvador
State/ProvinceLa Paz
Locality3 Mi Nw La Herradura
Latitude13.3808603
Longitude-88.9815063
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number12784
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Bleier, W J
Date Collected1971-07-11

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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 NameChiroderma villosum jesupi
Higher ClassficationCHIRODERMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusChiroderma
Specific Epithetvillosum
Infraspecific Epithetjesupi
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number12784
PreparationsAL | alcoholic
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:12784
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; BLEIER, W J
Collector Number454
Field NumberTK903046
Date Collected1971-07-11
Verbatim Date Collected7/11/1971
Year1971
Month7
Day11
Start Day of Year192
End Day of Year192
Locality
CountryEl Salvador
Country CodeSV
State / ProvinceLA PAZ
Higher Geography| El Salvador | La Paz | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3 MI NW LA HERRADURA
Verbatim LocalityEL SALVADOR | LA PAZ | 3 MI NW LA HERRADURA
Decimal Latitude13.3808603
Decimal Longitude-88.9815063
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5874
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced BySunny Shah (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date4/8/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:12784
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=12784
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAlexandria Digital Library Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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