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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryEgypt
State/ProvinceMatrouh
LocalityLab Born
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog Number118936
Collected ByD.m. Lay
Date Collected1967-12-11

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Through the efforts of University of Michigan faculty-curators and staff, the Museum of Zoology (UMMZ) develops and maintains excellent zoological collections explicitly for use in research and education benefiting science, society, and the university.

The Mammal Division of the Museum of Zoology was established in 1837, and has grown steadily to its current size, with over 150,000 specimens. An important feature of the mammal collection at the Museum of Zoology is our emphasis on non-traditional specimens; that is, preparations that go beyond or replace the traditional skin and skull. Our fluid collection numbers over 15,000 specimens.

Contacts

Name Cody Thompson
RoleMammal Collection Manager & Assistant Research Scientist
Emailcwthomp@umich.edu
Name Priscilla Tucker
RoleProfessor & Curator
Emailptuck@umich.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeriones shawi
Higher ClassficationRODENTIA | Muridae | MERIONES
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyMuridae
GenusMeriones
Specific Epithetshawi
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number118936
PreparationsSkeleton | Skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Mammals:118936
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD.M. LAY
Collector NumberDML2929
Date Collected1967-12-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 DEC 1967
Year1967
Month12
Day11
Start Day of Year345
End Day of Year345
Collection RemarksBORN 27 NOV 1967;PROVENANCE OF PARENTS KNOWN
Locality
CountryEgypt
Country CodeEG
State / ProvinceMatrouh
Higher Geography| EGYPT | MATRUH GOV. | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityLAB BORN
Verbatim LocalityEGYPT | MATRUH GOV. | LAB BORN
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-06
IDurn:catalog:UMMZ:Mammals:118936
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34916
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34917
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