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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishGogebic
LocalityUnspecified
Latitude46.400048063492655
Longitude-89.68625715275881
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.34055
Collected ByTom Cooley
Date Collected1985-10-28

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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 NameMartes pennanti pennanti
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Carnivora | Mustelidae | Martes
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyMustelidae
GenusMartes
Specific Epithetpennanti
Infraspecific Epithetpennanti
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.34055
Preparationsskeleton | skin
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.34055
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTom Cooley
Collector NumberDNR 86-8
Date Collected1985-10-28
Year1985
Month10
Day28
Start Day of Year301
End Day of Year301
Collection RemarksWeight given with skin.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyGogebic
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Gogebic County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Localityunspecified
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Gogebic County | unspecified
Decimal Latitude46.4001
Decimal Longitude-89.6861
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters56340
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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