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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceDurango
LocalityHacienda Coyotes
Latitude23.820848336390128
Longitude-105.33751076522782
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.12041
Collected ByMichael K. Petersen
Date Collected1966-08-17

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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 NameSigmodon fulviventer fulviventer
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Sigmodon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusSigmodon
Specific Epithetfulviventer
Infraspecific Epithetfulviventer
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.12041
Preparationsskull, skin
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.12041
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMichael K. Petersen
Date Collected1966-08-17
Year1966
Month8
Day17
Start Day of Year229
End Day of Year229
Collection RemarksCaptive specimen #1 male of #8 female
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceDurango
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Durango State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHacienda Coyotes
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Durango State | Hacienda Coyotes
Decimal Latitude23.82056
Decimal Longitude-105.33722
Maximum Elevation in Meters2477
Minimum Elevation in Meters2477
Verbatim Elevation2476.60009765625 m
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters278
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference RemarksExtent calculated as: y = 0.0863x0.3322 (0.3322 = exponential) where X = number of inhabitants of named place
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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