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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryParaguay
State/ProvinceParaguarí
LocalityEstancia Ypoa
Latitude-26.0466667
Longitude-57.4427778
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number99626
Collected ByLopez-g, C Et Al; Mezik, S T
Date Collected1995-11-12

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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 NameLasiurus borealis
Higher ClassficationLASIURUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusLasiurus
Specific Epithetborealis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number99626
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:99626
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByLOPEZ-G, C ET AL; MEZIK, S T
Field NumberTK60585
Date Collected1995-11-12
Verbatim Date Collected11/12/1995
Year1995
Month11
Day12
Start Day of Year316
End Day of Year316
Locality
CountryParaguay
Country CodePY
State / ProvinceParaguarí
Higher Geography| PARAGUAY | PARAGUARI | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityESTANCIA YPOA
Verbatim LocalityPARAGUAY | PARAGUARI | ESTANCIA YPOA
Decimal Latitude-26.0466667
Decimal Longitude-57.4427778
Verbatim Latitude26 02 48 S
Verbatim Longitude57 25 94 W
Maximum Elevation in Meters120
Minimum Elevation in Meters120
Verbatim Elevation120 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:99626
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=99626
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"106", "tailLengthInMM":"51", "hindfootLengthInMM":"8", "earLengthInMM":"10", "forearmLengthInMM":"40", "weightInGrams":"8.3" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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