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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMartinique
State/ProvinceBalata
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-213954
Collected ByH. A. Beatty
Date Collected1967-03-20

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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.

Contacts

Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
Name Tom Trombone
RoleData Manager
Emailtrombone@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameArdops nichollsi koopmani
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Phyllostomidae;Ardops
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusArdops
Specific Epithetnichollsi
Infraspecific Epithetkoopmani
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-213954
PreparationsWith Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-213954
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH. A. Beatty
Collector Number0667
Date Collected1967-03-20
Verbatim Date Collected1967-03-20
Year1967
Month3
Day20
Start Day of Year79
End Day of Year79
Collection RemarksNote in catalog: Skull Removed & Cleaned
Locality
CountryMartinique
State / ProvinceBalata
Higher GeographyWest Indies;Martinique;Balata;;Martinique;Lesser Antilles;Caribbean Sea;
ContinentWest Indies
Water BodyCaribbean Sea
Island GroupLesser Antilles
IslandMartinique
Verbatim LocalityWest Indies; Martinique; Balata; ; ; ; Caribbean Sea; ; Lesser Antilles; Martinique;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-213954
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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