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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
State/ProvinceValle Del Cauca
County/ParishBuenaventura
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-269496
Date Collected1901-12-16

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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 NameLonchorhina aurita aurita
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Phyllostomidae;Lonchorhina
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusLonchorhina
Specific Epithetaurita
Infraspecific Epithetaurita
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-269496
PreparationsNot Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-269496
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberLA 1
Date Collected1901-12-16
Verbatim Date Collected1901-12-16
Year1901
Month12
Day16
Start Day of Year350
End Day of Year350
Locality
CountryColombia
State / ProvinceValle del Cauca
CountyBuenaventura
Higher GeographySouth America;Colombia;Valle del Cauca;Buenaventura;;;;
ContinentSouth America
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Colombia; Valle del Cauca; Buenaventura; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-269496
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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