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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndonesia
State/ProvinceSulawesi
County/ParishTanka Salokko
LocalityMengkoka Mts.
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-153590
Collected ByG. Heinrich
Date Collected1932-01-13

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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 NameHarpyionycteris celebensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Pteropodidae;Harpyionycteris
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPteropodidae
GenusHarpyionycteris
Specific Epithetcelebensis
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-153590
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-153590
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByG. Heinrich
Collector Number769
Date Collected1932-01-13
Verbatim Date Collected1932-01-13
Year1932
Month1
Day13
Start Day of Year14
End Day of Year14
Locality
CountryIndonesia
State / ProvinceSulawesi
CountyTanka Salokko
Higher GeographyEurasia;Indonesia;Sulawesi;Tanka Salokko;;;;
ContinentEurasia
LocalityMengkoka Mts.
Verbatim LocalityEurasia; Indonesia; Sulawesi; Tanka Salokko; ; ; ; ; ; ; Eurasia; Indonesia; Sulawesi; Tanka Salokko; ; ; ; ; ; ; Mengkoka Mts.
Maximum Elevation in Meters1500
Minimum Elevation in Meters1500
Verbatim Elevation1500 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-153590
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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