Occurrence record: CMNMA:CMNMA 46979

PreservedSpecimen of Sorex gaspensis Anthony & Goodwin, 1924 | Gaspé Shrew recorded on 1974-09-15


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 46979
Occurrence ID e1f6e58c-2130-1304-cebc-9a0209fbefe3
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations study skin, skeleton, skull-complete
Collector Roscoe, B. Britt
Supplied as "Roscoe, Britt"
Record number CBH 1030
Sex ?
Individual count 1
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 Sorex gaspensis (CMNMA 46979)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNMA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1974-09-15
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1974-09-15


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Mammalia; Insectivora; Soricomorpha; Soricidae; Sorex
Scientific name Sorex gaspensis Anthony & Goodwin, 1924
Supplied scientific name "Sorex gaspensis"
Taxon rank species
Common name Gaspé Shrew
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Soricomorpha
Family Soricidae
Genus Sorex
Species Sorex gaspensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Canada
State / Province Nova Scotia (Prov.)
Locality Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Cape Breton Island, Cheticamp Rivar Valley
Latitude 46.633333
Longitude -60.9
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNMA 46979
Verbatim longitude 60° 54' W
Verbatim latitude 46° 38' N

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