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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishMontgomery
Locality0.5mi W Blacksburg,2100ft
Latitude37.22952876177022
Longitude-80.42304295349452
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number87138
Collected ByC.o.jr. Handley
Date Collected1942-05-28

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Through the efforts of University of Michigan faculty-curators and staff, the Museum of Zoology (UMMZ) develops and maintains excellent zoological collections explicitly for use in research and education benefiting science, society, and the university.

The Mammal Division of the Museum of Zoology was established in 1837, and has grown steadily to its current size, with over 150,000 specimens. An important feature of the mammal collection at the Museum of Zoology is our emphasis on non-traditional specimens; that is, preparations that go beyond or replace the traditional skin and skull. Our fluid collection numbers over 15,000 specimens.

Contacts

Name Cody Thompson
RoleMammal Collection Manager & Assistant Research Scientist
Emailcwthomp@umich.edu
Name Priscilla Tucker
RoleProfessor & Curator
Emailptuck@umich.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameReithrodontomys humulis humulis
Higher ClassficationRODENTIA | Cricetidae | REITHRODONTOMYS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusReithrodontomys
Specific Epithethumulis
Infraspecific Epithethumulis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number87138
PreparationsSkin | Skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Mammals:87138
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByC.O.JR. HANDLEY
Collector Number453
Date Collected1942-05-28
Verbatim Date Collected28 MAY 1942
Year1942
Month5
Day28
Start Day of Year148
End Day of Year148
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyMontgomery
Higher Geography| USA | Virginia | Montgomery | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality0.5MI W BLACKSBURG,2100FT
Verbatim LocalityUSA | VIRGINIA | MONTGOMERY | 0.5MI W BLACKSBURG,2100FT
Decimal Latitude37.2294
Decimal Longitude-80.42327
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4630
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksconsidered by air from center of town
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-06
IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Mammals:87138
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopoZone.com, Georef Calculator
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34916
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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