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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPhilippines
State/ProvinceMindanao
County/ParishCotabato
LocalitySaub
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-241941
Collected ByE. H. Taylor
Date Collected1923-04-25

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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 NameCheiromeles parvidens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Molossidae;Cheiromeles
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusCheiromeles
Specific Epithetparvidens
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-241941
PreparationsFluid, Skull, Body with Skull Removed, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-241941
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByE. H. Taylor
Collector Number389
Date Collected1923-04-25
Verbatim Date Collected1923-04-25
Year1923
Month4
Day25
Start Day of Year115
End Day of Year115
Collection RemarksNote in catalog: Penis removed by JD Smith on August 1977. Skull r
Locality
CountryPhilippines
State / ProvinceMindanao
CountyCotabato
Higher GeographyWallacea;Philippines;Mindanao;Cotabato;;;;
ContinentWallacea
LocalitySaub
Verbatim LocalityWallacea; Philippines; Mindanao; Cotabato; ; ; ; ; ; ; Wallacea; Philippines; Mindanao; Cotabato; ; ; ; ; ; ; Saub
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-241941
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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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