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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishPassaic
LocalityRiverdale
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMamm
Catalog Number3089
Collected ByH. M. Doremus
Date Collected1940-08-02

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https://www.cumv.cornell.edu/

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 Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds & Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailnone
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrotus pinetorum scalopsoides
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Cricetidae | Microtus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetpinetorum
Infraspecific Epithetscalopsoides
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number3089
Preparationsstudy skin - 1; skull - 1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMamm
Occurrence ID6841e421-537e-11e6-9649-a4a3446a4726
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH. M. Doremus
Date Collected1940-08-02
Verbatim Date Collected1940-08-02
Year1940
Month8
Day2
Start Day of Year215
End Day of Year215
Collection RemarksRec'd from H. Doremus.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyPassaic
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | New Jersey | Passaic County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRiverdale
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | New Jersey | Passaic County | Riverdale
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-02-28
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