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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishTerry
Locality3 Mi N Brownfield
Latitude33.2319984
Longitude-102.276001
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number46042
Collected ByBaker, R J Et Al; Schmucker, J F
Date Collected1986-07-26

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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 NameGeomys knoxjonesi
Higher ClassficationGEOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusGeomys
Specific Epithetknoxjonesi
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number46042
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull | tissue
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:46042
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J ET AL; SCHMUCKER, J F
Collector Number63
Field NumberTK30714
Date Collected1986-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected7/26/1986
Year1986
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
End Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyTerry
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | TERRY CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3 MI N BROWNFIELD
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | TERRY CO | 3 MI N BROWNFIELD
Decimal Latitude33.2319984
Decimal Longitude-102.276001
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates13 753861 3680165
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:46042
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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