Institutional Collection: Vertebrate Paleontology Research Collection

Collection Information

CollectionCode: 
VP
Status of Collection: 
Active
Accession Status: 
Institutional
Collection Description: 

The Vertebrate Paleontology Research collection includes over 4,200 specimens, approximately 90% of which are from North America. The most significant holdings are Cenozoic amphibians and reptiles from throughout North America, Permian fishes and tetrapods from Texas, and Late Pleistocene faunal remains from the Great Lakes region. Significant series were contributed by the late Curator Emeritus J. Alan Holman, and the late Professor of Zoology, Richard J. Seltin.

Collection Content Type: 
Biological: Other or Undefined
Preservation Type: 
Storage Environment: Other (please define)
Access Eligibility and Rules: 
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LSID: 
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Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/8gz0-hh8w

Collection's Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
Michigan State University Museum
Mailing Address 2: 
Division of Natural Sciences
Mailing Address 3: 
West Circle Drive
City/Town: 
East Lansing
State/Province: 
MI
Postal/Zip Code: 
48824-1045
Country: 
USA

Collection Contact Information

Primary Contact: 
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  • Created: 24 April 2013 - 12:28pm EDT
  • Updated: 17 March 2015 - 1:30pm EDT
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