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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryMalaysia
State/ProvincePahang
County/ParishKuala Lompat
LocalityKrau Game Reserve.
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-233970
Collected ByY. G. Chong
Date Collected1970-02-27

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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 NameBalionycteris maculata seimundi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Pteropodidae;Balionycteris
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPteropodidae
GenusBalionycteris
Specific Epithetmaculata
Infraspecific Epithetseimundi
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-233970
PreparationsFluid, Skeleton, Skull, Body with Skull Removed, Complete Post-cranial Skeleton, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Disarticulated, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-233970
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByY. G. Chong
Collector NumberYGC333
Date Collected1970-02-27
Verbatim Date Collected1970-02-27
Year1970
Month2
Day27
Start Day of Year58
End Day of Year58
Locality
CountryMalaysia
State / ProvincePahang
CountyKuala Lompat
Higher GeographyEurasia;Malaysia;Pahang;Kuala Lompat;;;;
ContinentEurasia
LocalityKrau Game Reserve.
Verbatim LocalityEurasia; Malaysia; Pahang; Kuala Lompat; ; ; ; ; ; ; Eurasia; Malaysia; Pahang; Kuala Lompat; ; ; ; ; ; ; Krau Game Reserve.
Verbatim Latitude03 25 N
Verbatim Longitude102 10 E
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-233970
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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