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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceWestern Australia
LocalityYannarie R., Jane Well.
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-197749
Collected ByW. H. Butler
Date Collected1965-04-24

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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 NameMormopterus beccarii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Molossidae;Mormopterus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusMormopterus
Specific Epithetbeccarii
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-197749
PreparationsDisarticulated, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-197749
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Butler
Collector NumberB 1203
Date Collected1965-04-24
Verbatim Date Collected1965-04-24
Year1965
Month4
Day24
Start Day of Year114
End Day of Year114
Locality
CountryAustralia
Country CodeAU
State / ProvinceWestern Australia
Higher GeographyAustralia;Australia;Western Australia;;;;;
ContinentAustralasia
LocalityYannarie R., Jane Well.
Verbatim LocalityAustralia; Australia; Western Australia; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; Australia; Australia; Western Australia; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; Yannarie R., Jane Well.
Verbatim Latitude22 30 S
Verbatim Longitude115 00 E
Maximum Elevation in Meters122
Minimum Elevation in Meters122
Verbatim Elevation400 ft
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-197749
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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