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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishSocorro County
Locality8 Mi Sw, 6 Mi W Socorro, 6100 Ft
Latitude33.973004
Longitude-107.091925
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number43673
Collected ByCollector(s): Jon J. Connor
Date Collected1980-06-11

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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 micropus canescens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusNeotoma
Specific Epithetmicropus
Infraspecific Epithetcanescens
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-02-15
Previous IdentificationsNeotoma micropus canescens (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-02-15; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number43673
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=111
Preparationsskin; skull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:43673?seid=806996
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Jon J. Connor
Date Collected1980-06-11
Verbatim Date Collected11-Jun-1980
Year1980
Month06
Day11
End Day of Year163
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountySocorro County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Socorro County
ContinentNorth America
Locality8 MI SW, 6 MI W SOCORRO, 6100 FT
Verbatim Locality8 MI SW, 6 MI W SOCORRO, 6100 FT
Decimal Latitude33.973004
Decimal Longitude-107.091925
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates33.973004/-107.091925
Location According ToJaneth Davidson
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1609.344
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJaneth Davidson
Georeferenced Date2003-06-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:48.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:43673?seid=806996
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:43673
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:43673
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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