MCZ Special Collections 447

Lepus sp.

Date Collected:


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

Current Identification
Lepus Linnaeus, 1758 sp.
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Lagomorpha Leporidae
Common Name(s): hares; jack rabbits; jackrabbits
Determiner: [no agent data] on 1887-12-31
Nature of ID: legacy
Remarks: Verbatim ID: Embryo - Rabbit (in utero)

Minot 1905, page 513, Figured of Lepus Linnaeus, 1758 Trans.
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: 1777
  • previous number: HEC-2

Part Condition Disposition Count
histological serial section (histological slide) poor on loan >16 History (7)
Remarks: uterus; Series A-P; very yellow, some smudged text
section fixation=Picrosulphuric-acid  
section plane=transverse  
section stain=Alum cochineal, Eosine  
section thickness=0   microns   remark=section thickness set to 0; needs review  

Attribute Value Determination On
age 9 days By: Unknown

  • None

  • Many figures in C.S. Minot's paper "Uterus and Embryo" are taken from this series. The uterus is in good, the embryo in poor condition. For parallel series, see HEC-0037 and HEC-0220.; uterus; Series A-P; very yellow, some smudged text

  • None

  • 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 Source:
  • unknown
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1887-01-01 / 1887-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Prepared: 1887-
  • Collector:
  • None

Media type: text; Special Collections 447 Description: Specimen Card;

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Ledger Entry for: MCZ:SC:447 Lepus sp. Figured Description: Specimen Card

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