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Mammal Collection, Northern Michigan University Museum of Zoology
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The NMU Museum of Zoology mammal collection contains specimens predominantly from Michigan, with scattered specimens from other U.S. states and Canada.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
The NMU Museum of Zoology mammal collection contains representatives of multiple orders of mammals, with the largest holdings from rodents, carnivores, and shrews.
|Living Time Period||1900-present|