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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceLouisiana
County/ParishOuachita
Locality12 Mi Ww Monroe
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number92503
Collected ByB, W N; Bradshaw, W N
Date Collected1952-02-02

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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 NameOchrotomys nuttalli aureolus
Higher ClassficationOCHROTOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusOchrotomys
Specific Epithetnuttalli
Infraspecific Epithetaureolus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number92503
Other Catalog NumbersTMM-2966
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:92503
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByB, W N; BRADSHAW, W N
Collector Number104
Field NumberTK975790
Date Collected1952-02-02
Verbatim Date Collected2/2/1952
Year1952
Month2
Day2
Start Day of Year33
End Day of Year33
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceLouisiana
CountyOuachita
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | LOUISIANA | OUACHITA PAR | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality12 MI WW MONROE
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | LOUISIANA | OUACHITA PAR | 12 MI WW MONROE
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:92503
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"145", "tailLengthInMM":"65", "hindfootLengthInMM":"17", "earLengthInMM":"16" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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