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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
State/ProvinceSao Paulo
County/ParishUrupes
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-236221
Collected ByV. A. Taddei
Date Collected1969-08-20

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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 NameCynomops planirostris
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Molossidae;Cynomops
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyMolossidae
GenusCynomops
Specific Epithetplanirostris
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-236221
PreparationsFluid, Skull, Body with Skull Removed, Cranium and Mandible, With Skin, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-236221
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByV. A. Taddei
Collector Number3211
Date Collected1969-08-20
Verbatim Date Collected1969-08-20
Year1969
Month8
Day20
Start Day of Year232
End Day of Year232
Locality
CountryBrazil
State / ProvinceSao Paulo
CountyUrupes
Higher GeographySouth America;Brazil;Sao Paulo;Urupes;;;;
ContinentSouth America
Verbatim LocalitySouth America; Brazil; Sao Paulo; Urupes; ; ; ; ; ; ;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-236221
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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