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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPanama
State/ProvinceLos Santos
LocalityJoaquin
Latitude7.48
Longitude-80.41
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number194852
Collected ByCollector(s): Hantavirus Panama, Gerardo Suzan; Preparator(s): Gerardo Suzan
Date Collected2003-10-07

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

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 NameSigmodon hirsutus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Sigmodontinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusSigmodon
Specific Epithethirsutus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJonathan L. Dunnum
Date Identified2008-09-12
Previous IdentificationsSigmodon hirsutus (accepted ID) identified by Jonathan L. Dunnum on 2008-09-12; method: taxonomic revision
Sigmodon hispidus identified by unknown on 2005-03-10; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number194852
Other Catalog NumbersDGR: Division of Genomic Resources (MSB)=DGR:Mamm:49349; NK=117715
Preparationswhole organism (formalin-fixed, 70% ethanol); unknown (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:194852?seid=159676
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Hantavirus Panama, Gerardo Suzan; Preparator(s): Gerardo Suzan
Date Collected2003-10-07
Verbatim Date Collected07-Oct-2003
Year2003
Month10
Day07
End Day of Year280
Locality
CountryPanama
State / ProvinceLos Santos
Higher GeographyCentral America, Panama, Los Santos
ContinentCentral America
LocalityJoaquin
Verbatim LocalityJoaquin, Tonosi
Decimal Latitude7.48
Decimal Longitude-80.41
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates7.48/-80.41
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2005-03-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-05-08 07:28:48.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:194852
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:194852
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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