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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishCoconino County
LocalityHull Tank, Grand Canyon National Park
Latitude35.96554
Longitude-111.94266
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number164350
Collected ByCollector(s): Woodrow Goodpaster, L. Goodpaster
Date Collected1954-07-29

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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 NameMicrotus mogollonensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetmogollonensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByWoodrow Goodpaster
Date Identified1954-07-29
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus mogollonensis (accepted ID) identified by Woodrow Goodpaster on 1954-07-29; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number164350
Other Catalog NumbersUIMNH: University of Illinois Museum of Natural History=11466; collector number=6858
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:164350?seid=1513060
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Woodrow Goodpaster, L. Goodpaster
Collector Number6858
Date Collected1954-07-29
Verbatim Date Collected29-July-1954
Year1954
Month07
Day29
End Day of Year210
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyCoconino County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Coconino County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHull Tank, Grand Canyon National Park
Verbatim Locality"Hull Tank, Grand Canyon National Park"
Decimal Latitude35.96554
Decimal Longitude-111.94266
Georeference ProtocolBioGeoMancer
Verbatim Coordinates35.96554/-111.94266
Location According ToJason L. Malaney
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1139
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJason L. Malaney
Georeferenced Date2010-02-23 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-10-10 15:12:15.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:164350
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBeogeomancer
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:164350
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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