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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishWilson
Locality1.3 Mi S, 0.5 Mi W Kosciusko
Latitude29.0863686
Longitude-97.9585495
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number78145
Collected ByStevens, R D
Date Collected1991-12-27

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 NameBaiomys taylori
Higher ClassficationBAIOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusBaiomys
Specific Epithettaylori
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number78145
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:78145
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySTEVENS, R D
Collector Number120
Field NumberTK77396
Date Collected1991-12-27
Verbatim Date Collected12/27/1991
Year1991
Month12
Day27
Start Day of Year361
End Day of Year361
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyWilson
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | WILSON CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1.3 MI S, 0.5 MI W KOSCIUSKO
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | WILSON CO | 1.3 MI S, 0.5 MI W KOSCIUSKO
Decimal Latitude29.0863686
Decimal Longitude-97.9585495
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates14 602949 3219564
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4772
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:78145
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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