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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBolivia
State/ProvinceSanta Cruz
Locality6 Km By Road W Of Ascencion, 0240 M.
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number211430
Collected ByCollector(s): Sydney Anderson; Preparator(s): Sydney Anderson
Date Collected1985-08-13

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMyotis nigricans
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Vespertilionidae; Vespertilioninae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusMyotis
Specific Epithetnigricans
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-03-10
Previous IdentificationsMyotis nigricans (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-03-10; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number211430
Other Catalog NumbersDGR: Division of Genomic Resources (MSB)=DGR:Mamm:8350; NK=13097; institutional catalog number=AMNH M 261794; preparator number=8797
Preparationsheart, kidney (frozen); liver (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:211430?seid=868234
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Sydney Anderson; Preparator(s): Sydney Anderson
Date Collected1985-08-13
Verbatim Date Collected13-Aug-1985
Year1985
Month08
Day13
End Day of Year225
Collection RemarksNature: SB; NK 13097, ET,86-36-8-11.5-32.5FA-4.5G; Body Parts: SKIN SKULLSKEL.OTHER
Locality
CountryBolivia
State / ProvinceSanta Cruz
Higher GeographySouth America, Bolivia, Santa Cruz
ContinentSouth America
Locality6 KM BY ROAD W OF ASCENCION, 0240 m.
Verbatim Locality6 KM BY ROAD W OF ASCENCION, 0240 m.
Location RemarksVerbatim Coordinates: 15.43S 63.9W; elevation given as '240'
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-10-28 18:53:34.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:211430?seid=868234
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:211430
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:211430
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
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