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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityLower Iskut River, Cassiar District
Latitude56.75
Longitude-131.7833
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number33338
Collected ByCollector(s): R. Shangle
Date Collected1916-01-01

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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 NameOndatra zibethicus spatulatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusOndatra
Specific Epithetzibethicus
Infraspecific Epithetspatulatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsOndatra zibethicus spatulatus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number33338
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:33338?seid=1492178
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): R. Shangle
Date Collected1916-01-01/1916-12-31
Verbatim Date Collected1916
Collection RemarksDATE: WINTER 1916-1917
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Higher GeographyNorth America, Canada, British Columbia
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLower Iskut River, Cassiar District
Verbatim LocalityLower Iskut River, Cassiar District
Decimal Latitude56.75
Decimal Longitude-131.7833
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates56.75/-131.7833
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3405.371904
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2004-11-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-09-24 06:37:50.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:33338?seid=1492178
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:33338
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBCGNIS downloaded April 2003/ SoftMap Oct 2003 (www.softmaptechnologies.com); degrees & minutes converted to dec lat/long for calculations; SoftMap uses same lat/long data
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:33338
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1916-01-01/1916-12-31
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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