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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMarion
LocalityUnspecified
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeVp
Catalog NumberVp.663
Collected ByJ. Alan Holman
Date Collected1968-07-01

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The Michigan State University Museum (MSU) Mammal Research Collection includes more than 39,500 specimens, approximately 8,000 of which are from the Great Lakes region. Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Ecuador are also well represented. The collection includes skeletons, study skins, skulls, tanned hides, frozen tissues, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Ornithology Research Collection includes over 13,000 specimens; more than one third are from Michigan. Also well-represented are Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, and Brazil. Many of the specimens were part of the original holdings of the Michigan Agricultural College Museum, among them historically important series collected by naturalists Walter Barrows and Dillman S. Bullock. The collection includes study skins, skeletons, taxidermy mounts, eggs, nests, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Vertebrate Paleontology Research collection includes over 4,200 specimens, approximately 90% of which are from North America. The most significant holdings are Cenozoic amphibians and reptiles from throughout North America, Permian fishes and tetrapods from Texas, and Late Pleistocene faunal remains from the Great Lakes region.

Contacts

Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameStoreria dekayi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Squamata | Colubridae | Storeria
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusStoreria
Specific Epithetdekayi
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberVP.663
Preparationsvertebra
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeVP
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:VP:VP.663
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Alan Holman
Date Collected1968-07-01
Year1968
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year183
End Day of Year183
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMarion
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Florida | Marion County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Localityunspecified
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Florida | Marion County | unspecified
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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