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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishSchuyler County
LocalityPerry City
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number4714
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Hamilton Jr.
Date Collected1949-12-01

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The CUMV Mammal Collection includes approximately 11,500 skins, 11,770 skulls, 3,240 skeletons, and 530 fluid-preserved specimens. The collection is one of the largest of New York mammals, and has a strong representation of eastern North America taxa, containing all species of land mammals in the region. With only a few exceptions, all the genera of land mammals in the United States and Canada are represented. The collections are largely the work of former professor William J. Hamilton, Jr. and his students. One hundred and two of the 136 families (Wilson & Reed 1993) are represented in the collection. Specimens are present from all continents except Antarctica and more than 100 countries. The collections are particularly strong in North American material. Strongest holdings in this region are from New York, New Jersey, Colorado, California, and Pennsylvania but 48 of the 50 US states and 10 of the Canadian Provinces and Territories are represented.

Contacts

Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds & Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNeovison vison
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Mustelidae; Mustelinae; (Schreber, 1777)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyMustelidae
GenusNeovison
Specific Epithetvison
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1949-12-01
Previous IdentificationsNeovison vison (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1949-12-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number4714
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z4714; collector number=WJH 2636
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:4714?seid=2114149
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William J. Hamilton Jr.
Collector NumberWJH 2636
Date Collected1949-12-01
Verbatim Date Collected1/12/1949
Year1949
Month12
Day01
End Day of Year335
Collection RemarksRec'd from W.J. Hamilton.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountySchuyler County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Schuyler County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPerry City
Verbatim LocalityPerry City
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-23 09:25:55.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:4714?seid=2114149
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:4714
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesage class=adult ; sex=female ; total length=492 mm; tail length=158 mm; hind foot with claw=50 mm
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:4714
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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