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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
State/ProvinceMagdalena
Locality2 Km W Rio Don Diego (ca 59 Km E Santa Marta)
Latitude11.25
Longitude-73.68333
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number54292
Collected ByCollector(s): Allan W. Dickerman
Date Collected1983-06-07

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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 NameArtibeus jamaicensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Phyllostomidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusArtibeus
Specific Epithetjamaicensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsArtibeus jamaicensis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number54292
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=VBP-9455
Preparationswhole organism (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54292?seid=511107
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Allan W. Dickerman
Date Collected1983-06-07
Verbatim Date Collected07-Jun-1983
Year1983
Month06
Day07
End Day of Year158
Locality
CountryColombia
State / ProvinceMagdalena
Higher GeographySouth America, Colombia, Magdalena
ContinentSouth America
Locality2 KM W RIO DON DIEGO (CA 59 KM E SANTA MARTA)
Verbatim Locality2 KM W RIO DON DIEGO (CA 59 KM E SANTA MARTA)
Decimal Latitude11.25
Decimal Longitude-73.68333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates11.25/-73.68333
Location According ToHugo Mantilla Meluk
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3091
Geodetic DatumBogota Observatory
Georeferenced ByHugo Mantilla Meluk
Georeferenced Date2004-03-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-05 09:40:35.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54292?seid=511107
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54292
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:54292
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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