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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountrySaint Vincent And The Grenadines
State/ProvinceSt Vincent
County/ParishCharlotte Parish
LocalityYambou River Gorge, W Peruvian Vale
Latitude13.1713333
Longitude-61.1541111
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number105459
Collected ByKwiecinski, G G Et Al; Genoways, H H
Date Collected2006-05-24

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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 NameNoctilio leporinus
Higher ClassficationNOCTILIO
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyNoctilionidae
GenusNoctilio
Specific Epithetleporinus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number105459
PreparationsAL | alcoholic | tissue
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:105459
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKWIECINSKI, G G ET AL; GENOWAYS, H H
Collector Number6291B
Field NumberTK128273
Date Collected2006-05-24
Verbatim Date Collected5/24/2006
Year2006
Month5
Day24
Start Day of Year144
End Day of Year144
Locality
CountrySaint Vincent and the Grenadines
Country CodeVC
State / ProvinceST VINCENT
CountyCHARLOTTE PARISH
Higher Geography| ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES | ST VINCENT | CHARLOTTE PARISH | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityYAMBOU RIVER GORGE, W PERUVIAN VALE
Verbatim LocalityST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES | ST VINCENT | CHARLOTTE PARISH | YAMBOU RIVER GORGE, W PERUVIAN VALE
Decimal Latitude13.1713333
Decimal Longitude-61.1541111
Verbatim Latitude13 10 16.8 (N)
Verbatim Longitude61 09 14.8 (W)
Maximum Elevation in Meters49
Minimum Elevation in Meters49
Verbatim Elevation49 M
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-26
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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