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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Luis Obispo County
Locality4.5 Mi S Morro
Latitude35.28734
Longitude-120.84366
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number29025
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph S. Dixon
Date Collected1918-09-25

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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.

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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
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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 NameDipodomys heermanni morroensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Heteromyidae; Dipodomyinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusDipodomys
Specific Epithetheermanni
Infraspecific Epithetmorroensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsDipodomys heermanni morroensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number29025
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=6833
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:29025?seid=819678
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph S. Dixon
Collector Number6833
Date Collected1918-09-25
Verbatim Date Collected25 Sep 1918
Year1918
Month09
Day25
End Day of Year268
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Luis Obispo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, San Luis Obispo County
ContinentNorth America
Locality4.5 mi S Morro
Verbatim Locality4 1/2 mi S Morro
Decimal Latitude35.28734
Decimal Longitude-120.84366
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates35.28734/-120.84366
Location According ToTamrya D. d'Artenay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1802.46528
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByTamrya D. d'Artenay
Georeferenced Date2001-07-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:31:12.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:29025?seid=819678
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:29025
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:29025
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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