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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceAyacucho
County/ParishLamar
LocalityHuanhuachayo
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-219138
Collected ByJ. S. Weske
Date Collected1968-08-19

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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 nana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Phyllostomidae;Sturnira
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusSturnira
Specific Epithetnana
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-219138
PreparationsFluid, Skull, Whole Body, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-219138
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. S. Weske
Date Collected1968-08-19
Verbatim Date Collected1968-08-19
Year1968
Month8
Day19
Start Day of Year232
End Day of Year232
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceAyacucho
CountyLamar
Higher GeographySouth America;Peru;Ayacucho;Lamar;;;;
ContinentSouth America
LocalityHuanhuachayo
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Peru; Ayacucho; Lamar; ; ; ; ; ; ; South America; Peru; Ayacucho; Lamar; ; ; ; ; ; ; Huanhuachayo
Verbatim Latitude12 26 S
Verbatim Longitude073 28 W
Maximum Elevation in Meters1660
Minimum Elevation in Meters1660
Verbatim Elevation1660 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-219138
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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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