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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceTamaulipas
Locality3.5 Mi. S Antiquo Morelos
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeOr
Catalog NumberOr.4311
Collected ByJulian P. Donahue
Date Collected1963-08-04

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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 NameColinus virginianus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Aves | Galliformes | Phasianidae | Colinus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyOdontophoridae
GenusColinus
Specific Epithetvirginianus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberOR.4311
Preparationsfluid
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeOR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:OR:OR.4311
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJulian P. Donahue
Collector NumberJPD 518
Date Collected1963-08-04
Year1963
Month8
Day4
Start Day of Year216
End Day of Year216
Locality
CountryMexico
Country CodeMX
State / ProvinceTamaulipas
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | Mexico | Tamaulipas State | | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality3.5 mi. S Antiquo Morelos
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | Mexico | Tamaulipas State | 3.5 mi. S Antiquo Morelos
Maximum Elevation in Meters274
Minimum Elevation in Meters274
Verbatim Elevation274.5 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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