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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHarris
LocalityHouston
Latitude29.7632294
Longitude-95.3632126
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number69669
Collected ByTexas Department Of Health; Yancey, F D
Date Collected1994-11-08

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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 NameLasiurus intermedius floridanus
Higher ClassficationLASIURUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusLasiurus
Specific Epithetintermedius
Infraspecific Epithetfloridanus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number69669
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69669
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH; YANCEY, F D
Collector Number2253
Field NumberTK51160
Date Collected1994-11-08
Verbatim Date Collected11/8/1994
Year1994
Month11
Day8
Start Day of Year312
End Day of Year312
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHarris
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Harris Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHOUSTON
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | HARRIS CO | HOUSTON
Decimal Latitude29.7632294
Decimal Longitude-95.3632126
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates14 853087 3293475
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters27557
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:69669
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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