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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishCottle
LocalityMatador Wildlife Management Area
Latitude34.1353836
Longitude-100.4499283
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number78833
Collected ByBradley, R D Et Al; Clary, M L
Date Collected1998-02-09

From Recordset

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 Number78833
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:78833
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D ET AL; CLARY, M L
Collector Number228
Field NumberTK53606
Date Collected1998-02-09
Verbatim Date Collected2/9/1998
Year1998
Month2
Day9
Start Day of Year40
End Day of Year40
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyCottle
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | COTTLE CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMATADOR WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | COTTLE CO | MATADOR WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA
Decimal Latitude34.1353836
Decimal Longitude-100.4499283
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates14 371094 3777366
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters14912
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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