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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWisconsin
County/ParishWalworth County
LocalityDelavan
Latitude42.63306
Longitude-88.64361
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number6478
Collected ByCollector(s): W. D. Hollister
Date Collected1927-12-18

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Contacts

Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDidelphis virginiana virginiana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Didelphimorphia; Didelphidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderDidelphimorphia
FamilyDidelphidae
GenusDidelphis
Specific Epithetvirginiana
Infraspecific Epithetvirginiana
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByW. D. Hollister
Date Identified1927-12-18
Previous IdentificationsDidelphis virginiana virginiana (accepted ID) identified by W. D. Hollister on 1927-12-18; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6478
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=WDH325
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:6478?seid=993969
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=21884189
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): W. D. Hollister
Collector NumberWDH325
Date Collected1927-12-18
Verbatim Date Collected18 December 1927
Year1927
Month12
Day18
End Day of Year352
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWisconsin
CountyWalworth County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Wisconsin, Walworth County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDelavan
Verbatim LocalityWisconsin; Delavan
Decimal Latitude42.63306
Decimal Longitude-88.64361
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Verbatim Coordinates42.63306/-88.64361
Location According ToJohn R. Demboski
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4810
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJohn R. Demboski
Georeferenced Date2012-05-02 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:18.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:6478?seid=993969
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:6478
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusverified by curator
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; total length=710 mm; tail length=232 mm; hind foot with claw=67 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:6478
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35013
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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