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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishSaint Lawrence County
LocalityColton
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number6771
Collected ByCollector(s): Unknown
Date Collected1951-12-21

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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 NameMartes pennanti
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Mustelidae; (Erxleben, 1777)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyMustelidae
GenusMartes
Specific Epithetpennanti
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1951-12-21
Previous IdentificationsMartes pennanti (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1951-12-21; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6771
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z6771; collector number=WJH 3401
Preparationsskeletal element
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6771?seid=2118629
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): unknown
Collector NumberWJH 3401
Date Collected1951-12-21
Verbatim Date Collected21/12/1951
Year1951
Month12
Day21
End Day of Year355
Collection RemarksWeight: 4.5 lbs. Hind foot perf.; Rec'd from WJ Hamilton, Jr.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountySaint Lawrence County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Saint Lawrence County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityColton
Verbatim LocalityColton
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-18 23:29:16.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6771?seid=2118629
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6771
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; total length=824 mm; tail length=307 mm; hind foot with claw=106 mm
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Mamm:6771
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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