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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBrewster
LocalityBlack Gap Wildlife Management Area
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number89633
Collected ByCordray, T J
Date Collected1951-07-12

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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 NamePeromyscus eremicus eremicus
Higher ClassficationPEROMYSCUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epitheteremicus
Infraspecific Epitheteremicus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number89633
Other Catalog NumbersTMM-4053
PreparationsSO | skin
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TTU:Mammals:89633
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCORDRAY, T J
Collector NumberT-2997
Field NumberTK971983
Date Collected1951-07-12
Verbatim Date Collected7/12/1951
Year1951
Month7
Day12
Start Day of Year193
End Day of Year193
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBrewster
Higher Geography| United States | Texas | Brewster Co | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBLACK GAP WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA
Verbatim LocalityUNITED STATES | TEXAS | BREWSTER CO | BLACK GAP WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-20
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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