Occurrence record: CMNMA:CMNMA 2528

PreservedSpecimen of Marmota monax (Linnaeus, 1758) | Groundhog recorded on 1915-09-30


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Mammal Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Mammal Collection
Catalog number CMNMA 2528
Occurrence ID e1f4b941-4182-1824-f7af-83c46a8dd58a
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations study skin, skeleton, skull-complete
Collector Johnson, E. Claude
Supplied as "Johnson, Claude E."
Sex male
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/q3jh-b1xk
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Mammal
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Marmota monax (CMNMA 2528)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNMA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1915-09-30
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1915-09-30


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Sciuridae; Marmota
Scientific name Marmota monax (Linnaeus, 1758)
Supplied scientific name "Marmota monax"
Taxon rank species
Common name Groundhog
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Sciuridae
Genus Marmota
Species Marmota monax
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Canada
State / Province Ontario
Locality St. Thomas
Latitude 42.783333
Longitude -81.183333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNMA 2528
Verbatim longitude 81° 11' W
Verbatim latitude 42° 47' N

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