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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
State/ProvinceGoias
County/ParishAnapolis
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-133647
Collected ByR. M. Gilmore
Date Collected1936-10-09

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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 NameCebus apella paraguayanus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Primates;Cebinae;Cebus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyCebinae
GenusCebus
Specific Epithetapella
Infraspecific Epithetparaguayanus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-133647
PreparationsNot Mounted, Disarticulated
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-133647
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByR. M. Gilmore
Collector NumberM 2158
Date Collected1936-10-09
Verbatim Date Collected1936-10-09
Year1936
Month10
Day9
Start Day of Year283
End Day of Year283
Locality
CountryBrazil
State / ProvinceGoias
CountyAnapolis
Higher GeographySouth America;Brazil;Goias;Anapolis;;;;
ContinentSouth America
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Brazil; Goias; Anapolis; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Maximum Elevation in Meters1000
Minimum Elevation in Meters1000
Verbatim Elevation1000 m
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-133647
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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