Originating Continent (Site/Habitat/Origin)
- This field contains the name of the continent where the specimen originated.
- For better search results in your database, avoid a large variety of terms; draw up an authority list. You may use the following authority list:1
- Enter the full name of the continent; do not use abbreviations.
| || Discipline|| zoology|
| || Genus||Vulpes|
| || Species||vulpes|
|Originating Continent|| North America|
- If you are unsure whether your information is correct, enter a space and a question mark after the name of the continent.
|Originating Continent|| Africa ?|
- This field may not contain more than one entry.
- NATURAL RESOURCES CANADA. The World - Continents, The Atlas of Canada Website, (http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/english/maps/reference/international/world/referencemap_view) [Information up to date on June 20, 2006].