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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndonesia
State/ProvinceBorneo
County/ParishKalimantan Barat
LocalityPerboeah, Landak River
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-106953
Collected ByJ. J. Menden
Date Collected1937-07-22

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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 NameHipposideros dyacorum
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Rhinolophidae;Hipposideros
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyRhinolophidae
GenusHipposideros
Specific Epithetdyacorum
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-106953
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-106953
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. J. Menden
Collector Number18
Date Collected1937-07-22
Verbatim Date Collected1937-07-22
Year1937
Month7
Day22
Start Day of Year203
End Day of Year203
Locality
CountryIndonesia
State / ProvinceBorneo
CountyKalimantan Barat
Higher GeographyEurasia;Indonesia;Borneo;Kalimantan Barat;;;;
ContinentEurasia
LocalityPerboeah, Landak River
Verbatim LocalityEurasia; Indonesia; Borneo; Kalimantan Barat; ; ; ; ; ; ; Eurasia; Indonesia; Borneo; Kalimantan Barat; ; ; ; ; ; ; Perboeah, Landak River
Maximum Elevation in Meters900
Minimum Elevation in Meters900
Verbatim Elevation900 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-106953
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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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