MCZ Special Collections 1052

Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792

Date Collected:

1903-03

[no higher geography data] | [no specific locality data]

Media type: image;   Special Collections 1052 Description: slide K;

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Media type: image;   Special Collections 1052 Description: slide H;

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Current Identification
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Tetrapoda Mammalia Didelphimorphia Didelphidae
Common Name(s): Tlacuache norteño; Virginia Opossum; opossum d'Amérique
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Remarks: Opossum

Minot 1907, page 50, Figured of Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792 12.0 mm sagittal; section 190
Cheng 1955, page 446, Figured of Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792 also on pages 447-451
Media type: text; Minot 1905 Description: Link to Article - gov. access;

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Shows Publication: Minot 1905 Description: Link to Article - gov. access

  • other number: 1612
  • previous number: HEC-616

Part Condition Disposition Count
histological serial section (histological slide) fair on loan 13 History (4)
Remarks: Series A-M; stain fading, blurred text
section fixation = Parker's fluid  
section plane = sagittal  
section stain = Alum cochineal, Alum haematoxylin, Orange G  
section thickness = 10 microns  

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  • Like 613. see 921, 922, 923.; Series A-M; stain fading, blurred text

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  • Continent:
  • [no higher geography data]
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • [no sovereign nation data]
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • [no verbatim locality data]
  • Locality Remarks:
  • Generic '[no specific locality data]' record. *PLEASE DO NOT EDIT*
  • Collecting Method:
  • unknown
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1903-03-01 / 1903-03-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Prepared:1903-III
  • Collector:
  • None

Media type: text; Special Collections 1052 Description: Specimen Card;

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