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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishHumboldt County
LocalityAbout 3 Km Se Of Badger Cabin
Latitude41.628305
Longitude-119.283545
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number111621
Collected ByCollector(s): V. H. Reid
Date Collected1981-07-15

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http://www.msb.unm.edu/mammals

The MSB Division of Mammals contains over 250,000 catalogued specimens and is among the five largest in the world. Specimens date back to the 1890's with the majority documenting the rapid environmental change that has occurred since 1950. The collection contains 16 holotypes, 6 paratypes, 1 syntype, 93 symbiotypes. Important collections integrated into the MSB include the USGS Biological Surveys collection (26,000), the UIMNH (Hoffmeister) Collection (33,000), and the Rausch Collection (4,000 specimens and parasites). Specimens range from traditional skin/skull and fluid vouchers to "holistic vouchers" containing skin, skull, post-cranial skeleton, up to seven tissue types (heart, kidney, liver, lung, spleen, muscle, blood), cell suspensions, and ecto and endo parasites. Additionally, frozen tissue samples are available for about 130,000 individual mammals and date back to the late 1970's. Serology data associated with hantavirus surveillance programs in the Americas are associated with 37,000 specimens. The MSB houses an extensive archive of field journals and catalogues that date to the 1900's and are associated with specimens held in the collection. The collections are growing rapidly through the active research programs of curators, staff, and students, and through ongoing collaborations with other institutions and governmental agencies.

Contacts

Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.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 Jon Dunnum
RoleCollection Manager, Mammals
Emailjldunnum@unm.edu
Name Joseph Cook
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailcookjose@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTamias minimus scrutator
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Sciuridae; Sciurinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilySciuridae
GenusTamias
Specific Epithetminimus
Infraspecific Epithetscrutator
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2005-03-08
Previous IdentificationsTamias minimus scrutator (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2005-03-08; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number111621
Other Catalog NumbersUSGS: U.S. Geological Survey=BS/FC 11621; preparator number=X-842
Preparationsskull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:111621?seid=231392
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): V. H. Reid
Date Collected1981-07-15
Verbatim Date Collected15-Jul-1981
Year1981
Month07
Day15
End Day of Year196
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyHumboldt County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, Humboldt County, Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge
ContinentNorth America
Localityabout 3 km SE of Badger Cabin
Verbatim LocalitySheldon NWR, 3 km SE Badger Cabin SW 1/4
Decimal Latitude41.628305
Decimal Longitude-119.283545
Maximum Elevation in Meters1981.2
Minimum Elevation in Meters1981.2
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Location Remarks43N; 24E; SW 1/4
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters804.672
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:06.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:111621?seid=231392
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:111621
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Mamm:111621
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
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