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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishNavajo County
LocalityEl Capitan Wash, Monument Valley, 10.5 Mi N Kayenta
Latitude36.9631
Longitude-110.3204
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number177368
Collected ByCollector(s): David J. Schmidly
Date Collected1970-04-02

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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 NamePeromyscus truei truei
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithettruei
Infraspecific Epithettruei
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDavid J. Schmidly
Date Identified1970-04-02
Previous IdentificationsPeromyscus truei truei (accepted ID) identified by David J. Schmidly on 1970-04-02; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number177368
Other Catalog NumbersUIMNH: University of Illinois Museum of Natural History=42154; collector number=1149
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:177368?seid=1623361
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David J. Schmidly
Collector Number1149
Date Collected1970-04-02
Verbatim Date Collected2-April-1970
Year1970
Month04
Day02
End Day of Year92
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyNavajo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Navajo County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityEl Capitan Wash, Monument Valley, 10.5 mi N Kayenta
Verbatim Locality"El Capitan Wash, Monument Valley, 10.5 mi N Kayenta"
Decimal Latitude36.9631
Decimal Longitude-110.3204
Georeference ProtocolBioGeoMancer
Verbatim Coordinates36.9631/-110.3204
Location According ToJason L. Malaney
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2422
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJason L. Malaney
Georeferenced Date2009-11-10 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-28 13:30:16.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:177368?seid=1623361
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:177368
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBeogeomancer
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:177368
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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