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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishWarren County
LocalityGreat Meadows
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number2989
Collected ByCollector(s): H. M. Doremus; Preparator(s): H. M. Doremus
Date Collected1940-08-08

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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 NamePeromyscus leucopus noveboracensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Neotominae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetleucopus
Infraspecific Epithetnoveboracensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1940-08-08
Previous IdentificationsPeromyscus leucopus noveboracensis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1940-08-08; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2989
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z2989; original identifier=Orig. #HD 469
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:2989?seid=2112394
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): H. M. Doremus; Preparator(s): H. M. Doremus
Date Collected1940-08-08
Verbatim Date Collected8/8/1940
Year1940
Month08
Day08
End Day of Year221
Collection RemarksRec'd from H. Doremus.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyWarren County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Jersey, Warren County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityGreat Meadows
Verbatim LocalityGreat Meadows
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:40.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:2989?seid=2112394
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:2989
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; total length=172 mm; tail length=77 mm; hind foot with claw=20 mm; weight=19.2 g; reproductive data=Testes enlarged & descended.
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:2989
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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