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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
State/ProvinceSantander
County/ParishPuente Nacional
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-207851
Collected ByJ. R. Tamsitt
Date Collected1960-07-25

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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 NameSturnira bogotensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Phyllostomidae;Sturnira
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusSturnira
Specific Epithetbogotensis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-207851
PreparationsFluid, Skull, Whole Body, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-207851
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. R. Tamsitt
Collector NumberJRT-1225
Date Collected1960-07-25
Verbatim Date Collected1960-07-25
Year1960
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year207
End Day of Year207
Collection RemarksNote in catalog: Skull removed
Locality
CountryColombia
State / ProvinceSantander
CountyPuente Nacional
Higher GeographySouth America;Colombia;Santander;Puente Nacional;;;;
ContinentSouth America
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Colombia; Santander; Puente Nacional; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-207851
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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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