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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceTamaulipas
Locality15 Km S Of La Pesca
Institution CodeMsum
Collection CodeHe
Catalog NumberHe.7145
Collected ByRobert G. Webb
Date Collected1961-07-26

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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 NameChelonia mydas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | Cheloniidae | Chelonia
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderTestudines
FamilyCheloniidae
GenusChelonia
Specific Epithetmydas
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberHE.7145
Preparationsfluid | skull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSUM
Collection CodeHE
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSUM:HE:HE.7145
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRobert G. Webb
Date Collected1961-07-26
Year1961
Month7
Collection RemarksThe collecting date recorded in the catalog is July 1916, however the collecting date of that accession was July 1961. It appears that M.M. Ovchynnyk reversed the 1 and 6 in the catalog.
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceTamaulipas
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Tamaulipas State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality15 km S of La Pesca
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Tamaulipas State | 15 km S of La Pesca
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-08
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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