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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceCartago
LocalityCerro De La Muerte,3335m
Latitude9.56667
Longitude-83.75
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number115432
Collected ByE.t. Hooper
Date Collected1966-03-21

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Through the efforts of University of Michigan faculty-curators and staff, the Museum of Zoology (UMMZ) develops and maintains excellent zoological collections explicitly for use in research and education benefiting science, society, and the university.

The Mammal Division of the Museum of Zoology was established in 1837, and has grown steadily to its current size, with over 150,000 specimens. An important feature of the mammal collection at the Museum of Zoology is our emphasis on non-traditional specimens; that is, preparations that go beyond or replace the traditional skin and skull. Our fluid collection numbers over 15,000 specimens.

Contacts

Name Cody Thompson
RoleMammal Collection Manager & Assistant Research Scientist
Emailcwthomp@umich.edu
Name Priscilla Tucker
RoleProfessor & Curator
Emailptuck@umich.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameReithrodontomys creper
Higher ClassficationRODENTIA | Cricetidae | REITHRODONTOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusReithrodontomys
Specific Epithetcreper
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number115432
PreparationsSkin | Skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Mammals:115432
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByE.T. HOOPER
Collector NumberETH5449
Date Collected1966-03-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 MAR 1966
Year1966
Month3
Day21
Start Day of Year80
End Day of Year80
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
Country CodeCR
State / ProvinceCartago
Higher Geography| Costa Rica | Cartago | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCERRO DE LA MUERTE,3335M
Verbatim LocalityCOSTA RICA | CARTAGO | CERRO DE LA MUERTE,3335M
Decimal Latitude9.56667
Decimal Longitude-83.75
Verbatim Latitude9.56667
Verbatim Longitude-83.75
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6597
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-06
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