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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryMalaysia
State/ProvinceNegri
County/ParishSembilan
LocalitySimpang Pertang,47th Mi.,bukit Kaloh F.r. Kampong
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-247585
Collected ByL. B. Liat
Date Collected1972-04-20

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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 NameCheiromeles torquatus torquatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Molossidae;Cheiromeles
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusCheiromeles
Specific Epithettorquatus
Infraspecific Epithettorquatus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-247585
PreparationsFluid, Skull, Body with Skull Removed, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-247585
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByL. B. Liat
Collector Number96044
Date Collected1972-04-20
Verbatim Date Collected1972-04-20
Year1972
Month4
Day20
Start Day of Year111
End Day of Year111
Locality
CountryMalaysia
State / ProvinceNegri
CountySembilan
Higher GeographyEurasia;Malaysia;Negri;Sembilan;;;;
ContinentEurasia
LocalitySimpang Pertang,47th mi.,Bukit Kaloh F.R. Kampong
Verbatim LocalityEurasia; Malaysia; Negri; Sembilan; ; ; ; ; ; ; Eurasia; Malaysia; Negri; Sembilan; ; ; ; ; ; ; Simpang Pertang,47th mi.,Bukit Kaloh F.R. Kampong
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-247585
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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