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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishAlameda County
LocalityLab Colony, University Of California, Berkeley
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number205444
Collected ByCollector(s): Richard D. Sage
Date Collected1986-04-01

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Mammal_Collection.html

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 NameMus musculus ssp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Muridae; Murinae; Mus musculus Linnaeus, 1758
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyMuridae
GenusMus
Specific Epithetmusculus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByRichard D. Sage
Date Identified1986-04-01
Previous IdentificationsMus musculus ssp. (accepted ID) identified by Richard D. Sage on 1986-04-01; method: expert
Identification QualifierA ssp.
Catalog Number205444
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=8057--L
Preparationsskull; whole organism, skull-less (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:205444?seid=1605666
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Richard D. Sage
Collector Number8057--L
Date Collected1986-04-01
Verbatim Date Collected4/1/86
Year1986
Month04
Day01
End Day of Year91
Collection Remarksmusculus x Balb/C X Balb/C; Born 07 Feb 1986
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyAlameda County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Alameda County
ContinentNorth America
Localitylab colony, University of California, Berkeley
Verbatim LocalityUniversity of California, Berkeley Lab Colony
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 19:32:52.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:205444?seid=1605666
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=21.00 g; ear from notch=16 mm; tail length=85 mm; hind foot with claw=20 mm; total length=184 mm; sex=female
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:205444
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
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