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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuadeloupe
State/ProvinceBasse-terre
Locality2 Km E Saint-claude
Latitude16.0261707
Longitude-61.676998100000006
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number20937
Collected ByPatton, J C
Date Collected1974-07-22

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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 NameArtibeus jamaicensis parvipes
Higher ClassficationARTIBEUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusArtibeus
Specific Epithetjamaicensis
Infraspecific Epithetparvipes
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number20937
PreparationsSA | alcoholic | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:20937
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPATTON, J C
Collector Number467
Field NumberTK904035
Date Collected1974-07-22
Verbatim Date Collected7/22/1974
Year1974
Month7
Day22
Start Day of Year203
End Day of Year203
Locality
CountryGuadeloupe
Country CodeGP
State / ProvinceBASSE-TERRE
Higher Geography| GUADELOUPE | BASSE-TERRE | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 KM E SAINT-CLAUDE
Verbatim LocalityGUADELOUPE | BASSE-TERRE | 2 KM E SAINT-CLAUDE
Decimal Latitude16.0261707
Decimal Longitude-61.6769981
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6110
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksBy air from center of Saint-Claude, due to lack of suitable road
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date6/28/2004
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:20937
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=20937
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesInstitut geographique national (France). La Guadeloupe Map. 1958. 1:50,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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