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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishDouglas County
LocalityIn Woods Along Platte River
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number3436
Collected ByCollector(s): Alfred M. Bailey
Date Collected1938-11-19

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Contacts

Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name John Demboski
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailjohn.demboski@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSylvilagus floridanus similis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Lagomorpha; Leporidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderLagomorpha
FamilyLeporidae
GenusSylvilagus
Specific Epithetfloridanus
Infraspecific Epithetsimilis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAlfred M. Bailey
Date Identified1938-11-19
Previous IdentificationsSylvilagus floridanus similis (accepted ID) identified by Alfred M. Bailey on 1938-11-19; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number3436
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:3436?seid=175526
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Alfred M. Bailey
Date Collected1938-11-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 November 1938
Year1938
Month11
Day19
End Day of Year323
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyDouglas County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Colorado, Douglas County
ContinentNorth America
Localityin woods along Platte River
Verbatim LocalityIn woods along Platte R, Douglas Co., Colo.
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:19.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:3436?seid=175526
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:3436
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; hind foot with claw=90 mm; tail length=50 mm; total length=310 mm
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Mamm:3436
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35013
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