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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishDickinson
LocalityMichigan State University-tvg Pirlot Road Test Plot, T43n, R29w, Section 23 (#59)
Latitude46.10914844526262
Longitude-87.8970333038265
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.34444
Collected ByDonald L. Beaver
Date Collected1988-04-22

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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 NamePeromyscus maniculatus gracilis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Peromyscus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Infraspecific Epithetgracilis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.34444
Preparationsfluid
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.34444
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByDonald L. Beaver
Collector Number57
Date Collected1988-04-22
Year1988
Month4
Day22
Start Day of Year113
End Day of Year113
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyDickinson
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Dickinson County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMichigan State University-TVG Pirlot Road Test Plot, T43N, R29W, Section 23 (#59)
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Dickinson County | Michigan State University-TVG Pirlot Road Test Plot, T43N, R29W, Section 23 (#59)
Decimal Latitude46.1092
Decimal Longitude-87.8969
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1164
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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