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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishImperial County
Locality1 Mi E Niland
Latitude33.2389
Longitude-115.4947
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number156098
Collected ByCollector(s): James L. Patton
Date Collected1979-01-18

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThomomys bottae albatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Geomyidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyGeomyidae
GenusThomomys
Specific Epithetbottae
Infraspecific Epithetalbatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames L. Patton
Date Identified2009-12-10
Previous IdentificationsThomomys bottae albatus (accepted ID) identified by James L. Patton on 2009-12-10; method: expert Remark: Identification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Thomomys bottae crassus identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksIdentification based on James L. Patton and Margaret F. Smith. 1990. University of California Publications in Zoology 123:i-xviii + 1-161.
Catalog Number156098
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=8038
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:156098?seid=683323
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James L. Patton
Collector Number8038
Date Collected1979-01-18
Verbatim Date Collected18 Jan 1979
Year1979
Month01
Day18
End Day of Year18
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyImperial County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Imperial County
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mi E Niland
Verbatim Locality1 mi E Niland
Decimal Latitude33.2389
Decimal Longitude-115.4947
Maximum Elevation in Meters-42.672
Minimum Elevation in Meters-42.672
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates33.2389/-115.4947
Location According ToTamrya D. d'Artenay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters402.336
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByTamrya D. d'Artenay
Georeferenced Date2000-09-21 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-11-13 12:46:51.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone USGS 1:25000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:156098
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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