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Specimen Record

ContinentWallacea
CountryTimor
State/ProvinceTengah Selatan
County/ParishKesetnana
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-235612
Collected ByP. F. D. Van Peenen
Date Collected1973-10-03

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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 NameCynopterus titthaecheilus terminus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Pteropodidae;Cynopterus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPteropodidae
GenusCynopterus
Specific Epithettitthaecheilus
Infraspecific Epithetterminus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-235612
PreparationsNot Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-235612
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByP. F. D. Van Peenen
Collector Number4243
Date Collected1973-10-03
Verbatim Date Collected1973-10-03
Year1973
Month10
Day3
Start Day of Year276
End Day of Year276
Locality
CountryTimor
State / ProvinceTengah Selatan
CountyKesetnana
Higher GeographyWallacea;Timor;Tengah Selatan;Kesetnana;;;;
ContinentWallacea
Verbatim LocalityWallacea; Timor; Tengah Selatan; Kesetnana; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-235612
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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