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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
State/ProvinceCape Province
LocalityNico Smith Farm, 20 Mi W Port Elizabeth
Latitude-33.9666666667
Longitude25.5833333333
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number117425
Collected ByCollector(s): T. Larson
Date Collected1948-08-10

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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 NameRhabdomys pumilio intermedius
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Muridae; Murinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyMuridae
GenusRhabdomys
Specific Epithetpumilio
Infraspecific Epithetintermedius
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsRhabdomys pumilio intermedius (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number117425
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1376
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:117425?seid=1620304
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): T. Larson
Collector Number1376
Date Collected1948-08-10
Verbatim Date Collected10 Aug 1948
Year1948
Month08
Day10
End Day of Year223
Locality
CountrySouth Africa
State / ProvinceCape Province
Higher GeographyAfrica, South Africa, Cape Province
ContinentAfrica
LocalityNico Smith Farm, 20 mi W Port Elizabeth
Verbatim LocalityNico Smith Farm, 20 mi W Port Elizabeth
Decimal Latitude-33.9666666667
Decimal Longitude25.5833333333
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates33d 58m 0s S/25d 35m 0s E
Location According ToElisa Bonaccorso
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters42097.220352
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByElisa Bonaccorso
Georeferenced Date2002-11-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-10-25 18:13:03.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:117425?seid=1620304
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:117425
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoNet Name Server gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:117425
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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