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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishGarza
Locality1 Mi Se Post
Latitude33.1829987
Longitude-101.3690033
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number11675
Collected ByBaker, R J; Corey, F D
Date Collected1970-07-31

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Mammals/index.htm

The NSRL’s recent mammal collection houses more than 118,000 research specimens. Nearly 80% of these specimens are in the form of dried skin and/or skull and skeletal material preparations, while the rest are fluid-preserved specimens housed in a separate collection area. The dried skin and skeletal preparations are stored in 732 metal cabinets. These cabinets are specially designed to keep the specimens safe from UV light, dust, occasional insect pests, and other harmful agents. Every specimen is labeled with information concerning its species, sex, collector, preparator, collecting location, and other pieces of collecting data. Each specimen has also been given a catalog number and its data verified and entered into a searchable computer database. All specimens of the same species are stored together, organized by country, state, county, and finally catalog number. Groups of related species are housed in adjacent cases. As with the Genetic Resources Collection, the majority of these specimens in this collection are bar coded and a project is underway to bar code the rest to facilitate the retrieval of associated data and to reduce time and effort spent by the NSRL staff in maintaining an organized collection.

Contacts

Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
Name Heath Garner
RoleCurator of Collections
Emailheath.garner@ttu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNeotoma micropus canescens
Higher ClassficationNEOTOMA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusNeotoma
Specific Epithetmicropus
Infraspecific Epithetcanescens
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number11675
PreparationsSB | skeleton | skin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:11675
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBAKER, R J; COREY, F D
Collector Number26
Field NumberTK1092
Date Collected1970-07-31
Verbatim Date Collected7/31/1970
Year1970
Month7
Day31
Start Day of Year212
End Day of Year212
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyGarza
Higher Geography| UNITED STATES | TEXAS | GARZA CO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 MI SE POST
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | GARZA CO | 1 MI SE POST
Decimal Latitude33.1829987
Decimal Longitude-101.3690033
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates14 279166 3673872
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMia Hwang (TTU)
Georeferenced Date3/3/2003
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:11675
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/ttu/mammals?id=11675
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34902
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemUTM
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