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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceJalisco
Locality24 Km Nw Jocotepec
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number109559
Collected ByBradley, R D Et Al; Larsen, P A
Date Collected2008-07-20

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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 NameBaiomys musculus
Higher ClassficationBAIOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusBaiomys
Specific Epithetmusculus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number109559
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:109559
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBRADLEY, R D ET AL; LARSEN, P A
Collector Number1002
Field NumberTK148470
Date Collected2008-07-20
Verbatim Date Collected7/20/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day20
Start Day of Year202
End Day of Year202
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceJalisco
Higher Geography| Mexico | Jalisco | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality24 KM NW JOCOTEPEC
Verbatim LocalityMEXICO | JALISCO | 24 KM NW JOCOTEPEC
Maximum Elevation in Meters1619
Minimum Elevation in Meters1619
Verbatim Elevation1619 M
Verbatim Coordinates13 652144 2257899
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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