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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryParaguay
State/ProvinceSan Pedro
LocalityYaguarete Forest
Latitude-23.8725
Longitude-56.2111111
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number99786
Collected ByLopez-g, C Et Al; Pintos, F
Date Collected1996-03-13

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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 NameArtibeus lituratus
Higher ClassficationARTIBEUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusArtibeus
Specific Epithetlituratus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number99786
PreparationsSA | alcoholic | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:99786
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByLOPEZ-G, C ET AL; PINTOS, F
Field NumberTK61254
Date Collected1996-03-13
Verbatim Date Collected3/13/1996
Year1996
Month3
Day13
Start Day of Year73
End Day of Year73
Locality
CountryParaguay
Country CodePY
State / ProvinceSan Pedro
Higher Geography| PARAGUAY | SAN PEDRO | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityYAGUARETE FOREST
Verbatim LocalityPARAGUAY | SAN PEDRO | YAGUARETE FOREST
Decimal Latitude-23.8725
Decimal Longitude-56.2111111
Verbatim Latitude23 52 21 S
Verbatim Longitude56 12 40 W
Maximum Elevation in Meters200
Minimum Elevation in Meters200
Verbatim Elevation200 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:99786
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:dynamicProperties{"totalLengthInMM":"98", "hindfootLengthInMM":"18", "earLengthInMM":"24", "forearmLengthInMM":"71", "weightInGrams":"66.1" }
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
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