× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishCharlton County
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island
Latitude30.7072
Longitude-82.1629
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number359
Collected ByCollector(s): Miles D. Pirnie
Date Collected1922-06-20

From Recordset

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
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameLasiurus seminolus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Chiroptera; Vespertilionidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyVespertilionidae
GenusLasiurus
Specific Epithetseminolus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1922-06-20
Previous IdentificationsLasiurus seminolus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1922-06-20; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number359
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z359; original identifier=Orig. #191
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:359?seid=2214162
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Miles D. Pirnie
Date Collected1922-06-20
Verbatim Date Collected20/6/1922
Year1922
Month06
Day20
End Day of Year171
Collection RemarksRec'd from C.U. Exped. 'Francis Harper'
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyCharlton County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Georgia, Charlton County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island
Verbatim LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Chesser Island
Decimal Latitude30.7072
Decimal Longitude-82.1629
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates30.7072/-82.1629
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1609
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:42.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:359?seid=2214162
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:359
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesage class=adult ; sex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoreference Source: ArcView / Google Earth; Georeference Date: 20080313
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:359
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
specimen list