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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishClear Creek County
LocalityClear Creek Canyon
Latitude39.742
Longitude-105.4135
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number11439
Collected ByCollector(s): John R. Demboski, Kayce C. Bell; Preparator(s): Kayce C. Bell
Date Collected2008-05-16

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Contacts

Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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 Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrotus longicaudus longicaudus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetlongicaudus
Infraspecific Epithetlongicaudus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJohn R. Demboski
Date Identified2008-05-16
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus longicaudus longicaudus (accepted ID) identified by John R. Demboski on 2008-05-16; method: geographic distribution
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number11439
Other Catalog NumbersDZTM: Denver Zoology Tissue Mammal=342; collector number=JRD534
Preparationsskin, study; skeleton; endoparasite (ethanol); liver (frozen); baculum; heart, kidney, spleen (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:11439?seid=1630221
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): John R. Demboski, Kayce C. Bell; Preparator(s): Kayce C. Bell
Collector NumberJRD534
Date Collected2008-05-16
Verbatim Date Collected16 May 2008
Year2008
Month05
Day16
End Day of Year137
Sampling Protocolsherman trap
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyClear Creek County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Colorado, Clear Creek County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityClear Creek Canyon
Verbatim LocalityClear Creek Canyon
Decimal Latitude39.742
Decimal Longitude-105.4135
Maximum Elevation in Meters2153
Minimum Elevation in Meters2153
Georeference ProtocolBioGeoMancer
Verbatim Coordinates39.742/-105.4135
Location According ToJohn R. Demboski
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters200
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJohn R. Demboski
Georeferenced Date2008-05-16 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:12.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:11439?seid=1630221
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusgeographic distribution
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:11439
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusverified by collector
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; total length=188 mm; tail length=66 mm; hind foot with claw=21 mm; ear from notch=17 mm; weight=41.9 g; reproductive data=testes: 12x7 mm (scrotal)
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:11439
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35013
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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