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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceQueensland
County/ParishEmu Vale
LocalityEmu Vale (near Warwick)
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-150055
Collected ByJ. R. Henry
Date Collected1941-06-17

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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 NamePetauroides volans
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Diprotodontia;Pseudocheiridae;Petauroides
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderDiprotodontia
FamilyPseudocheiridae
GenusPetauroides
Specific Epithetvolans
Infraspecific Epithetarmillatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-150055
PreparationsNot Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-150055
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. R. Henry
Collector NumberM.1
Date Collected1941-06-17
Verbatim Date Collected1941-06-17
Year1941
Month6
Day17
Start Day of Year168
End Day of Year168
Locality
CountryAustralia
State / ProvinceQueensland
CountyEmu Vale
Higher GeographyAustralia;Australia;Queensland;Emu Vale;;;;
ContinentAustralia
LocalityEmu Vale (near Warwick)
Verbatim LocalityAustralia; Australia; Queensland; Emu Vale; ; ; ; ; ; ; Australia; Australia; Queensland; Emu Vale; ; ; ; ; ; ; Emu Vale (near Warwick)
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-150055
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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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