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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishVal Verde
LocalityComstock R R Tunnel 12 Mi W, 3 Mi S Comstock
Latitude29.645000499999995
Longitude-101.3619995
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number7184
Collected ByMollhagen, T R
Date Collected1968-04-12

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 NameMyotis yumanensis yumanensis
Higher ClassficationMYOTIS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusMyotis
Specific Epithetyumanensis
Infraspecific Epithetyumanensis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number7184
PreparationsAL | alcoholic
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:7184
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMOLLHAGEN, T R
Collector Number1162
Field NumberTK946689
Date Collected1968-04-12
Verbatim Date Collected4/12/1968
Year1968
Month4
Day12
Start Day of Year103
End Day of Year103
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyVal Verde
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Val Verde Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCOMSTOCK R R TUNNEL 12 MI W, 3 MI S COMSTOCK
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | VAL VERDE CO | COMSTOCK R R TUNNEL 12 MI W, 3 MI S COMSTOCK
Decimal Latitude29.6450005
Decimal Longitude-101.3619995
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 271366 3281629
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:7184
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=7184
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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