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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishGratiot
LocalityItaca
Latitude43.29173079195082
Longitude-84.60750040390018
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.30156
Collected ByMike Huntzinger
Date Collected1976-06-24

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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 NameEptesicus fuscus fuscus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Chiroptera | Vespertilionidae | Eptesicus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusEptesicus
Specific Epithetfuscus
Infraspecific Epithetfuscus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.30156
Preparationsskeleton
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.30156
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMike Huntzinger
Collector Number76-1135
Date Collected1976-06-24
Year1976
Month6
Day24
Start Day of Year176
End Day of Year176
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyGratiot
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Gratiot County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityItaca
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Gratiot County | Itaca
Decimal Latitude43.2917
Decimal Longitude-84.6075
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1624
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference Remarksassumed Ithaca intended
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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