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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishMenominee
LocalitySec. 30, T39n, R27w
Latitude45.74336190162444
Longitude-87.68612528760606
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.29517
Collected ByMichigan Department Of Natural Resources
Date Collected1979-02-24

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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 NameFelis rufus superiorensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Carnivora | Felidae | Felis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyFelidae
GenusFelis
Specific Epithetrufus
Infraspecific Epithetsuperiorensis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.29517
Preparationsskeleton
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.29517
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMichigan Department of Natural Resources
Collector Number143
Date Collected1979-02-24
Year1979
Month2
Day24
Start Day of Year55
End Day of Year55
Collection RemarksAll bobcat material (MSU MR.29486 - 29558) part of research conducted by Richard Hoppe, through the Michigan Department of Natural Resources - specimens from trappers reporting to the DNR.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyMenominee
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Menominee County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySec. 30, T39N, R27W
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Menominee County | Sec. 30, T39N, R27W
Decimal Latitude45.7434
Decimal Longitude-87.686
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1164
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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