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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceZacatecas
Locality45 Km Sw Of Fresnillo (rancho La Luz)
Latitude22.88811428197325
Longitude-103.15548970733977
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.26020
Collected ByJohn O. Matson
Date Collected1977-08-04

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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.26020
Preparationsskull, skin
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.26020
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJohn O. Matson
Collector Number5551
Date Collected1977-08-04
Year1977
Month8
Day4
Start Day of Year216
End Day of Year216
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceZacatecas
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Zacatecas State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality45 km SW of Fresnillo (Rancho La Luz)
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Zacatecas State | 45 km SW of Fresnillo (Rancho La Luz)
Decimal Latitude22.8877881
Decimal Longitude-103.1552719
Maximum Elevation in Meters2165
Minimum Elevation in Meters2165
Verbatim Elevation2165 m
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters19020
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference RemarksAssumed by air
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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