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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceSonora
Locality25 Mi Ese Bacerac ( By Rd)
Latitude30.202896
Longitude-108.694927
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number34393
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Caire
Date Collected1974-10-08

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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 NameReithrodontomys fulvescens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusReithrodontomys
Specific Epithetfulvescens
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsReithrodontomys fulvescens (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number34393
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=WC 529
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:34393?seid=696682
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Caire
Date Collected1974-10-08
Verbatim Date Collected08-Oct-1974
Year1974
Month10
Day08
End Day of Year281
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceSonora
Higher GeographyNorth America, Mexico, Sonora
ContinentNorth America
Locality25 MI ESE BACERAC ( BY RD)
Verbatim Locality25 MI ESE BACERAC ( BY RD)
Decimal Latitude30.202896
Decimal Longitude-108.694927
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates30.202896/-108.694927
Location According ToNadya Moreno Almeraya
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2790
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByNadya Moreno Almeraya
Georeferenced Date2003-12-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-01-05 11:36:26.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:34393
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesnon-USGS map
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:34393
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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