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Specimen Record

LocalityJ. King's Colony, Michigan State University
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.17237
Collected ByJ. A. King
Date Collected1971-08-19

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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 NamePeromyscus maniculatus labecula
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Peromyscus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Infraspecific Epithetlabecula
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.17237
Preparationsskeleton
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.17237
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. A. King
Date Collected1971-08-19
Year1971
Month8
Day19
Start Day of Year231
End Day of Year231
Collection RemarksParents from Mexico, Durango State, 3.8 km SE Hda Atotonilco, 6680 feet
Locality
Higher GeographyCaptive | | | | | | |
LocalityJ. King's Colony, Michigan State University
Verbatim LocalityCaptive | J. King's Colony, Michigan State University
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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