Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala - Colección de Mamíferos (USAC-USACM)

The mammals collection at San Carlos University (USAC) is part of the Biological Collections System administrated by the School of Biology, Facultad de Ciencias Químicas y Farmacia. The collection is focused in the study of the native mammalian fauna of the country and is composed mainly by prepared study skins, skeletons and fluid preserved specimens of small mammals (mice, bats and shrews, among others). The collections includes approximately 6,500 catalogued specimens and a series of tissue samples (ca. 1000) for molecular studies. The collection includes two holotypes and a series of paratypes of mice and bats. Contacto: Dr. Jorge Erwin López jelopez@usac.edu.gt

Curador: Dr. Sergio Pérez, sgperezc@profesor.usac.edu.gt (ORCID #: 0000-0001-6762-3569)
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Datos en vivo administrados directamente dentro del portal de datos
Identificador único Global: 787fe4ed-f493-11ea-bce4-62fb35605624
Metadata Digital: EML File
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 1,597 registros de especímenes
  • 1,521 (95%) georeferenciado
  • 1,264 (79%) identificado a las especies
  • 23 familias
  • 72 géneros
  • 128 especies
  • 128 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras