Occurrence record: CMNMA:CMNMA A21020

PreservedSpecimen of Microtus pennsylvanicus (Ord, 1815) | meadow vole recorded on 1955-08-03


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 A21020
Occurrence ID e237da38-5b9a-b9a4-ce9e-6ef408c704e3
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations skull only
Collector Smith, W. John
Supplied as "Smith, John W."
Record number 68
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 Microtus pennsylvanicus (CMNMA A21020)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNMA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1955-08-03
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1955-08-03


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Muridae; Arvicolinae; Microtus
Scientific name Microtus pennsylvanicus (Ord, 1815)
Supplied scientific name "Microtus pennsylvanicus"
Taxon rank species
Common name meadow vole
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Cricetidae
Genus Microtus
Species Microtus pennsylvanicus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Canada
State / Province Newfoundland and Labrador
Latitude 56.545
Longitude -61.688611
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNMA A20974
County Torngat Distr.
Municipality Nain
Verbatim longitude 61° 41' 19" W
Verbatim latitude 56° 32' 42" N

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