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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBolivia
State/ProvinceBeni
County/ParishMamore
LocalityItenez River, Puerto More
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-211380
Collected ByD. E. Anez
Date Collected1965-10-10

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Founded in 1869, the AMNH mammal collections are among the oldest in the museum. Today, the Department of Mammalogy houses over 275,000 specimens, making it the third largest collection of recent mammals in the world. The scientific mission of the Department of Mammalogy is to describe the diversity of living and recently extinct mammals and to explore the mechanisms responsible for their evolution and extinction. In fulfillment of this objective, the department collects, archives and studies specimens of recent mammals and the data associated with those specimens. We aim always to provide the highest standards of curatorial care and to promote access to the collections by other scholars. The collections are visited by an average of 130 researchers every year, and the Department loans over 500 specimens a year to researchers around the globe. The Recent Mammals Collection, together with the remarkable collection of books, journals, and manuscripts of the Department Library and Archives provides scholars with outstanding resources for research in mammalian systematics, biodiversity and evolutionary biology.

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Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMolossus molossus molossus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Molossidae;Molossus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusMolossus
Specific Epithetmolossus
Infraspecific Epithetmolossus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-211380
PreparationsSkull, Skeleton, Cranium and Mandible, Complete Post Cranial, Not Mounted, Disarticulated
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-211380
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD. E. Anez
Collector NumberDE 0558
Date Collected1965-10-10
Verbatim Date Collected1965-10-10
Year1965
Month10
Day10
Start Day of Year283
End Day of Year283
Locality
CountryBolivia
State / ProvinceBeni
CountyMamore
Higher GeographySouth America;Bolivia;Beni;Mamore;;;;
ContinentSouth America
LocalityItenez River, Puerto More
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Bolivia; Beni; Mamore; ; ; ; ; ; ; South America; Bolivia; Beni; Mamore; ; ; ; ; ; ; Itenez River, Puerto More
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-211380
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34925
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