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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceZacatecas
Locality6 Mi Nnw Pinos, 7900 Feet
Latitude22.37934313543159
Longitude-101.60775173050543
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.15422
Collected ByRobert G. Webb
Date Collected1969-07-09

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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 NameDipodomys ordii palmeri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Heteromyidae | Dipodomys
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyHeteromyidae
GenusDipodomys
Specific Epithetordii
Infraspecific Epithetpalmeri
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.15422
Preparationsskin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.15422
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRobert G. Webb
Collector Number5029
Date Collected1969-07-09
Year1969
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year190
End Day of Year190
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceZacatecas
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Zacatecas State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality6 mi NNW Pinos, 7900 feet
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Zacatecas State | 6 mi NNW Pinos, 7900 feet
Decimal Latitude22.3789928
Decimal Longitude-101.6075816
Maximum Elevation in Meters2410
Minimum Elevation in Meters2410
Verbatim Elevation2409.5 m
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3450
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference RemarksAssumed by air
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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