HMNS

AcronymDefinition
HMNSHouston Museum of Natural Science
HMNSHypothetical Maximum Number of Stripes
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As part of HMNS' centennial celebration, an internet blog was created featuring 100 of the museum's most unique objects.
Butler submitted a photograph of the animal to the HMNS for verification, showing that its head and appendages were white.
Robert Bakker, curator of paleontology at the HMNS, and his team found the new specimen at Craddock Brothers Ranch in Seymour, Texas.
These bones were originally considered part of an incomplete skeleton of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus; HMNS 1256-1258) that, according to HMNS records, was collected by Professor Attwater prior to 1929.
This material has been reassigned HMNS catalog numbers VM.
-- Lake Corpus Christi, Live Oak County, Texas, 5 October 1993, two specimens (HMNS 42487); Amistad Reservoir (near confluence of Devils River), Val Verde County, Texas, 21 December 1994, two specimens (HMNS 42486); Middle Concho River upstream from Twin Buttes Reservoir, Tom Green County, Texas, 3 August 1994, two specimens (HMNS 42485).