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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOklahoma
County/ParishTillman
Locality12.5 Mi S Fredrick
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number91095
Collected ByB, W N; Bradshaw, W N
Date Collected1961-04-03

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Mammals/index.htm

The NSRL’s recent mammal collection houses more than 118,000 research specimens. Nearly 80% of these specimens are in the form of dried skin and/or skull and skeletal material preparations, while the rest are fluid-preserved specimens housed in a separate collection area. The dried skin and skeletal preparations are stored in 732 metal cabinets. These cabinets are specially designed to keep the specimens safe from UV light, dust, occasional insect pests, and other harmful agents. Every specimen is labeled with information concerning its species, sex, collector, preparator, collecting location, and other pieces of collecting data. Each specimen has also been given a catalog number and its data verified and entered into a searchable computer database. All specimens of the same species are stored together, organized by country, state, county, and finally catalog number. Groups of related species are housed in adjacent cases. As with the Genetic Resources Collection, the majority of these specimens in this collection are bar coded and a project is underway to bar code the rest to facilitate the retrieval of associated data and to reduce time and effort spent by the NSRL staff in maintaining an organized collection.

Contacts

Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePeromyscus leucopus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetleucopus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number91095
Other Catalog NumbersTMM-5507
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Life Stagejuvenile
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:91095
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByB, W N; BRADSHAW, W N
Collector Number718
Field NumberTK974753
Date Collected1961-04-03
Verbatim Date Collected4/3/1961
Year1961
Month4
Day3
Start Day of Year93
End Day of Year93
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceOklahoma
CountyTillman
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | OKLAHOMA | TILLMAN CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality12.5 MI S FREDRICK
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | OKLAHOMA | TILLMAN CO | 12.5 MI S FREDRICK
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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