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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceOaxaca
Locality5 Mi. N Of Juchatengo
Latitude16.4133333
Longitude-97.0866667
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.9114
Collected ByCarleton J. Phillips
Date Collected1964-08-03

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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 NameBaiomys musculus pallidus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Baiomys
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusBaiomys
Specific Epithetmusculus
Infraspecific Epithetpallidus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.9114
Preparationsskull, skin
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.9114
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCarleton J. Phillips
Collector Number413
Date Collected1964-08-03
Year1964
Month8
Day3
Start Day of Year216
End Day of Year216
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceOaxaca
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Oaxaca State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality5 mi. N of Juchatengo
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Oaxaca State | 5 mi. N of Juchatengo
Decimal Latitude16.4133333
Decimal Longitude-97.0866667
Maximum Elevation in Meters1312
Minimum Elevation in Meters1312
Verbatim Elevation1311.5 m
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9291
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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