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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBolivia
State/ProvinceTarija
Locality61 Km E Tarija (by Rd), Rancho Tambo, 2100 M
Latitude-21.45
Longitude-64.31667
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number57098
Collected ByCollector(s): Bolivian Expedition 1986
Date Collected1986-09-24

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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 NameAkodon sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Sigmodontinae; Akodon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusAkodon
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsAkodon sp. (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA sp.
Catalog Number57098
Other Catalog NumbersNK=14633; original identifier=NK 14633; preparator number=1622
Preparationsskin; skull; skeleton, postcranial; liver (frozen); heart, kidney (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:57098?seid=670421
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Bolivian Expedition 1986
Date Collected1986-09-24
Verbatim Date Collected24-Sep-1986
Year1986
Month09
Day24
End Day of Year267
Collection RemarksET
Locality
CountryBolivia
State / ProvinceTarija
Higher GeographySouth America, Bolivia, Tarija
ContinentSouth America
Locality61 km E Tarija (by rd), Rancho Tambo, 2100 m
Verbatim Locality61 KM E TARIJA (BY RD), RANCHO TAMBO, 2100M, (21 2
Decimal Latitude-21.45
Decimal Longitude-64.31667
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates-21.45/-64.31667
Location According ToJessica E. Light
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3528
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByJessica E. Light
Georeferenced Date2003-10-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:49.0
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesspecimen label
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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