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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
State/ProvinceBuenos Aires
LocalityPereyra, Arroyo Pereyra
Latitude-34.8331985
Longitude-58.0968018
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number33070
Collected ByFornes And Rumene; Fornes, C A
Date Collected1964-06-07

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Mammals/index.htm

The NSRL’s recent mammal collection houses more than 118,000 research specimens. Nearly 80% of these specimens are in the form of dried skin and/or skull and skeletal material preparations, while the rest are fluid-preserved specimens housed in a separate collection area. The dried skin and skeletal preparations are stored in 732 metal cabinets. These cabinets are specially designed to keep the specimens safe from UV light, dust, occasional insect pests, and other harmful agents. Every specimen is labeled with information concerning its species, sex, collector, preparator, collecting location, and other pieces of collecting data. Each specimen has also been given a catalog number and its data verified and entered into a searchable computer database. All specimens of the same species are stored together, organized by country, state, county, and finally catalog number. Groups of related species are housed in adjacent cases. As with the Genetic Resources Collection, the majority of these specimens in this collection are bar coded and a project is underway to bar code the rest to facilitate the retrieval of associated data and to reduce time and effort spent by the NSRL staff in maintaining an organized collection.

Contacts

Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOligoryzomys flavescens
Higher ClassficationOLIGORYZOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusOligoryzomys
Specific Epithetflavescens
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number33070
PreparationsSS | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:33070
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFORNES AND RUMENE; FORNES, C A
Collector Number816
Field NumberTK900384
Date Collected1964-06-07
Verbatim Date Collected6/7/1964
Year1964
Month6
Day7
Start Day of Year159
End Day of Year159
Locality
CountryArgentina
Country CodeAR
State / ProvinceBuenos Aires
Higher Geography| Argentina | Buenos Aires | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityPEREYRA, ARROYO PEREYRA
Verbatim LocalityARGENTINA | BUENOS AIRES | PEREYRA, ARROYO PEREYRA
Decimal Latitude-34.8331985
Decimal Longitude-58.0968018
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2514
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksRiver assumed to be near (Estancia) Pereyra
Georeferenced ByCatherine E. Dana, Kristina Yamamoto (MVZ)
Georeferenced Date6/27/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:33070
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=33070
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesInstituto Argentina Militar, 1:500,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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