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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishPresidio
LocalityBig Bend Ranch State Natural Area
Latitude30.1303806
Longitude-104.5141144
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number67228
Collected ByYancey, F D
Date Collected1994-07-15

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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 NameLepus californicus texianus
Higher ClassficationLEPUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderLagomorpha
FamilyLeporidae
GenusLepus
Specific Epithetcalifornicus
Infraspecific Epithettexianus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number67228
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:67228
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByYANCEY, F D
Collector Number933
Field NumberTK953593
Date Collected1994-07-15
Verbatim Date Collected7/15/1994
Year1994
Month7
Day15
Start Day of Year196
End Day of Year196
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyPresidio
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Presidio Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBIG BEND RANCH STATE NATURAL AREA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | PRESIDIO CO | BIG BEND RANCH STATE NATURAL AREA
Decimal Latitude30.1303806
Decimal Longitude-104.5141144
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates13 605201 3260431
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters52059
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:67228
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=67228
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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