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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
State/ProvinceBuenos Aires
LocalityIn Ditch Along Ruta 226, Partido Balcarce
Latitude-37.7335
Longitude-58.2037
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.18449
Collected ByPeter L. Dalby
Date Collected1970-02-03

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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 NameAkodon azarae azarae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Akodon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusAkodon
Specific Epithetazarae
Infraspecific Epithetazarae
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.18449
Preparationsskull, fluid
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.18449
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPeter L. Dalby
Collector Number1249
Date Collected1970-02-03
Year1970
Month2
Day3
Start Day of Year34
End Day of Year34
Locality
CountryArgentina
Country CodeAR
State / ProvinceBuenos Aires
Higher GeographySOUTH AMERICA | ARGENTINA | BUENOS AIRES PROVINCE | | | | |
ContinentSouth America
Localityin ditch along Ruta 226, Partido Balcarce
Verbatim LocalitySouth America | Argentina | Buenos Aires Province | in ditch along Ruta 226, Partido Balcarce
Decimal Latitude-37.7335
Decimal Longitude-58.2037
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters83514
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Georeference RemarksNot very specific as Ruta 226 runs all the way across Partido Balcarce
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
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