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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndonesia
State/ProvinceIrian Jaya
Locality15 Km. S.w. Bernhard Camp, 1800 M
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-151829
Collected ByArchbold; Richardson
Date Collected1939-01-19

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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 NamePseudochirops cupreus beauforti
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Diprotodontia;Pseudocheiridae;Pseudochirops
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderDiprotodontia
FamilyPseudocheiridae
GenusPseudochirops
Specific Epithetcupreus
Infraspecific Epithetbeauforti
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-151829
PreparationsNot Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-151829
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArchbold; Richardson
Collector Number7385
Date Collected1939-01-19
Verbatim Date Collected1939-01-19
Year1939
Month1
Day19
Start Day of Year19
End Day of Year19
Collection RemarksNote in catalog: Collectors: Archbold and Richardson
Locality
CountryIndonesia
State / ProvinceIrian Jaya
Higher GeographyNew Guinea;Indonesia;Irian Jaya;;;;;
ContinentNew Guinea
Locality15 km. S.W. Bernhard Camp, 1800 m
Verbatim LocalityNew Guinea; Indonesia; Irian Jaya; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; New Guinea; Indonesia; Irian Jaya; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; 15 km. S.W. Bernhard Camp, 1800 m
Maximum Elevation in Meters1800
Minimum Elevation in Meters1800
Verbatim Elevation1800 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-151829
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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