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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceWestern Australia
County/ParishNorthampton
Locality8 Mi. N. Northampton.
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-196686
Collected ByW. H. Butler
Date Collected1964-10-16

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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.

Contacts

Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSminthopsis crassicaudata
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Dasyuromorphia;Sminthopsinae;Sminthopsis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderDasyuromorphia
FamilySminthopsinae
GenusSminthopsis
Specific Epithetcrassicaudata
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-196686
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-196686
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Butler
Collector Number914
Date Collected1964-10-16
Verbatim Date Collected1964-10-16
Year1964
Month10
Day16
Start Day of Year290
End Day of Year290
Locality
CountryAustralia
State / ProvinceWestern Australia
CountyNorthampton
Higher GeographyAustralia;Australia;Western Australia;Northampton;;;;
ContinentAustralia
Locality8 mi. N. Northampton.
Verbatim LocalityAustralia; Australia; Western Australia; Northampton; ; ; ; ; ; ; Australia; Australia; Western Australia; Northampton; ; ; ; ; ; ; 8 mi. N. Northampton.
Verbatim Latitude28 06 S
Verbatim Longitude114 24 E
Maximum Elevation in Meters183
Minimum Elevation in Meters183
Verbatim Elevation600 ft
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-196686
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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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