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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMonterey County
LocalityMarina
Latitude36.683841
Longitude-121.799035
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number108790
Collected ByCollector(s): Jack C. Von Bloeker Jr.
Date Collected1936-08-14

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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 NameMicrotus californicus halophilus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetcalifornicus
Infraspecific Epithethalophilus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Microtus californicus halophilus">Microtus californicus halophilus, page 1 in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10005436">Conroy and Gupta 2011
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus californicus halophilus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Microtus californicus halophilus identified by Christopher J. Conroy, Aditi Gupta sensu http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10005436">Conroy and Gupta 2011; method: type specimen Remark: ID from citation in Conroy and Gupta 2011.
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number108790
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=7114
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:108790?seid=1426845
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Jack C. Von Bloeker Jr.
Collector Number7114
Date Collected1936-08-14
Verbatim Date Collected14 Aug 1936
Year1936
Month08
Day14
End Day of Year227
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMonterey County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Monterey County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMarina
Verbatim LocalityMarina
Decimal Latitude36.683841
Decimal Longitude-121.799035
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates36.683841/-121.799035
Location According ToHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters804.672
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByHasanthi P. Wijesekera
Georeferenced Date2001-04-25 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:31:36.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:108790
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:108790
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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