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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishKalamazoo
LocalityKellogg Biological Station
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeOr
Catalog NumberOr.7199
Collected ByMiles D. Pirnie
Date Collected1931-09-10

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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 NameChloephaga picta
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Aves | Anseriformes | Anatidae | Chloephaga
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusChloephaga
Specific Epithetpicta
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberOR.7199
Preparationsskin
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeOR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:OR:OR.7199
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMiles D. Pirnie
Date Collected1931-09-10
Year1931
Month9
Day10
Start Day of Year253
End Day of Year253
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyKalamazoo
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Kalamazoo County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityKellogg Biological Station
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Kalamazoo County | Kellogg Biological Station
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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