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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishSocorro County
LocalitySevilleta Nwr Rio Salado Grassland Web 2 Trap 80
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number260659
Collected ByCollector(s): Long Term Ecological Research Program; Preparator(s): Long Term Ecological Research Program
Date Collected1997-06-17

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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 NameNeotoma albigula
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusNeotoma
Specific Epithetalbigula
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-03-10
Previous IdentificationsNeotoma albigula (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-03-10; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number260659
Other Catalog NumbersDGR: Division of Genomic Resources (MSB)=25794; NK=46577; institutional catalog number=- M -; preparator number=2410
Preparationsskull; liver (frozen); skeleton, postcranial; heart, kidney (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:260659?seid=1137927
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Long Term Ecological Research Program; Preparator(s): Long Term Ecological Research Program
Date Collected1997-06-17
Verbatim Date Collected17-Jun-1997
Year1997
Month06
Day17
End Day of Year168
Collection Remarks276-110-33-30 107.6g testes=10x4 + blood
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountySocorro County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Socorro County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySevilleta NWR Rio Salado Grassland Web 2 Trap 80
Verbatim LocalitySevilleta NWR Rio Salado Grassland Web 2 Trap 80
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-10-12 13:15:11.0
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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