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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishChautauqua County
LocalityJamestown Area
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number6933
Collected ByCollector(s): Western Ny Mink Trapper Association
Date Collected1952-11-11

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNeovison vison
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Mustelidae; Mustelinae; (Schreber, 1777)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyMustelidae
GenusNeovison
Specific Epithetvison
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1952-11
Previous IdentificationsNeovison vison (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1952-11; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6933
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z6933; collector number=WJH 3693
Preparationsskull; skeleton, partial
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6933?seid=2106832
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Western NY Mink Trapper Association
Collector NumberWJH 3693
Date Collected1952-11
Verbatim Date Collected0/11/1952
Year1952
Month11
Collection RemarksRec'd from WJ Hamilton
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyChautauqua County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Chautauqua County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityJamestown area
Verbatim LocalityJamestown area
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 19:40:36.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6933?seid=2106832
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6933
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6933
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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