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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishHarmon
Locality5.5 Mi N, 2 Mi W Hollis
Latitude34.767849
Longitude-99.9475021
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number8089
Collected ByMartin, R E
Date Collected1968-07-27

From Recordset

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 NameNeotoma micropus micropus
Higher ClassficationNEOTOMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusNeotoma
Specific Epithetmicropus
Infraspecific Epithetmicropus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number8089
PreparationsAL | alcoholic
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:8089
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMARTIN, R E
Collector Number780
Field NumberTK925125
Date Collected1968-07-27
Verbatim Date Collected7/27/1968
Year1968
Month7
Day27
Start Day of Year209
End Day of Year209
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyHarmon
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | OKLAHOMA | HARMON CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality5.5 MI N, 2 MI W HOLLIS
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | OKLAHOMA | HARMON CO | 5.5 MI N, 2 MI W HOLLIS
Decimal Latitude34.767849
Decimal Longitude-99.9475021
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4768
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:8089
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=8089
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesnot recorded
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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