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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishLubbock
Locality10 Mi W Lubbock
Latitude33.5719986
Longitude-102.0279999
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number1066
Collected ByKerschner, L
Date Collected1961-05-03

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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 NamePeromyscus maniculatus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number1066
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:1066
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKERSCHNER, L
Collector Number31
Field NumberTK941037
Date Collected1961-05-03
Verbatim Date Collected5/3/1961
Year1961
Month5
Day3
Start Day of Year123
End Day of Year123
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyLubbock
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality10 MI W LUBBOCK
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | LUBBOCK CO | 10 MI W LUBBOCK
Decimal Latitude33.5719986
Decimal Longitude-102.0279999
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 775853 3718421
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:1066
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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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