MCZ Special Collections 1328

Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792

Date Collected:

1905-04

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

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 1905, page 514, Figured of Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792 Trans.
Cheng 1955, page 438, Figured of Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792 also on pages 439-443
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: 1606
  • previous number: HEC-924

Part Condition Disposition Count
histological serial section (histological slide) good on loan 3 History (4)
Remarks: Series A-E (A-B missing); blurred text
section fixation = [no fixation data]  
section plane = Transverse  
section stain = Alum cochineal, Lyon blue  
section thickness = 8 microns  

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  • Drawing 924; Series A-E (A-B missing); 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:
  • 1905-04-01 / 1905-04-30
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Prepared:1905-IV
  • Collector:
  • None

Media type: text; Special Collections 1328 Description: Specimen Card;

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Ledger Entry for: MCZ:SC:1328 Didelphis virginiana Figured Description: Spe...

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