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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishWilbarger
Locality15 Mi N, 1 Mi E Vernon
Latitude34.382
Longitude-99.2819977
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number48320
Collected ByJones, C
Date Collected1985-12-28

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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 NameDipodomys ordii richardsoni
Higher ClassficationDIPODOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusDipodomys
Specific Epithetordii
Infraspecific Epithetrichardsoni
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number48320
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:48320
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJONES, C
Collector Number6367
Field NumberTK947494
Date Collected1985-12-28
Verbatim Date Collected12/28/1985
Year1985
Month12
Day28
Start Day of Year362
End Day of Year362
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyWilbarger
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Wilbarger Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality15 MI N, 1 MI E VERNON
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | WILBARGER CO | 15 MI N, 1 MI E VERNON
Decimal Latitude34.382
Decimal Longitude-99.2819977
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 474058 3804318
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:48320
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=48320
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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