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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryChile
State/ProvinceLa Araucanía
County/ParishMalleco
LocalityRelun, 26 Km Sw Capitan Pastene
Latitude-38.216667
Longitude-73.23333
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.6680
Collected ByJohn Keever Greer
Date Collected1961-03-31

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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 NameOligoryzomys longicaudatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Oligoryzomys
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusOligoryzomys
Specific Epithetlongicaudatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.6680
Preparationsfluid
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.6680
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJohn Keever Greer
Collector NumberJKG2602
Date Collected1961-03-31
Year1961
Month3
Day31
Start Day of Year90
End Day of Year90
Locality
CountryChile
Country CodeCL
State / ProvinceLa Araucanía
CountyMalleco
Higher GeographySouth America | Chile | Malleco Province | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
LocalityRelun, 26 km SW Capitan Pastene
Verbatim LocalitySouth America | Chile | Malleco Province | Relun, 26 km SW Capitan Pastene
Decimal Latitude-38.216667
Decimal Longitude-73.23333
Maximum Elevation in Meters152
Minimum Elevation in Meters152
Verbatim Elevation152.5 m
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4356
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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