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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceDurango
Locality1 Km Nw Penon Blanco
Institution CodeMsum
Collection CodeIc
Catalog NumberIc.6422
Collected ByRollin H. Baker
Date Collected1969-07-07

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The Michigan State University Museum (MSUM) Ichthyology Research Collection includes 7,100 lots containing over 36,100 marine and freshwater specimens. Of the freshwater holdings, more than half are from Michigan, among them 1,100 specimens collected from the Red Cedar River, which flows through campus. Additional noteworthy series were collected in Ecuador, Mexico, and India. Both fluid-preserved specimens and skeletons (over 1,200) are represented.

The Michigan State University Museum (MSUM) Herpetology Research Collection includes over 18,600 reptile and amphibian specimens representing Michigan, Mexico, South America, Africa, and Australia. The collection includes fluid-preserved specimens, tanned skins, and over 4,600 skeletons.

Contacts

Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAstyanax mexicanus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Characiformes | Characidae | Astyanax
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCharacidae
GenusAstyanax
Specific Epithetmexicanus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberIC.6422
Preparationsfluid
Institution CodeMSUM
Collection CodeIC
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSUM:IC:IC.6422
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRollin H. Baker
Date Collected1969-07-07
Year1969
Month7
Day7
Start Day of Year188
End Day of Year188
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceDurango
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Durango State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 km NW Penon Blanco
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Durango State | 1 km NW Penon Blanco
Maximum Elevation in Meters1616
Minimum Elevation in Meters1616
Verbatim Elevation1616.5 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-08
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/53w1-8r3k
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