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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishContra Costa County
Locality0.7 Mi N, 2.3 Mi E Martinez, Salt Marsh
Latitude38.0311924
Longitude-122.0862912
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number121366
Collected ByCollector(s): Alan C. Ziegler, Charles S. Thaeler Jr.
Date Collected1957-02-17

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameReithrodontomys raviventris halicoetes
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusReithrodontomys
Specific Epithetraviventris
Infraspecific Epithethalicoetes
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsReithrodontomys raviventris halicoetes (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number121366
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1872
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:121366?seid=1559336
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Alan C. Ziegler, Charles S. Thaeler Jr.
Collector Number1872
Date Collected1957-02-17
Verbatim Date Collected17 Feb 1957
Year1957
Month02
Day17
End Day of Year48
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyContra Costa County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Contra Costa County
ContinentNorth America
Locality0.7 mi N, 2.3 mi E Martinez, salt marsh
Verbatim Locality0.7 mi N, 2.3 mi E Martinez [Salt Marsh]
Decimal Latitude38.0311924
Decimal Longitude-122.0862912
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates38.0311924/-122.0862912
Location According ToTamrya D. d'Artenay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9176.479488
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByTamrya D. d'Artenay
Georeferenced Date2002-04-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:30:53.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:121366?seid=1559336
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:121366
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:121366
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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