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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndia
Institution CodeYpm
Collection CodeVp
Catalog NumberYpm Vp 020151
Collected ByHelmut De Terra, Pierre Teilhard De Chardin, Yale-cambridge (north) India Expedition 1935
Date Collected1935-01-12

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The Division of Vertebrate Paleontology houses one of the most important vertebrate fossil collections in North America, totaling over 70,000 cataloged specimens. Staff and students of the Division undertake research in vertebrate systematics, evolution, and paleobiology. The Division supports field collecting programs in the Triassic of Arizona and Utah and across the K/T boundary in Montana and North Dakota.

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Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Vanessa Rhue
RoleDivision of Vertebrate Paleontology
Emailvanessa.rhue@yale.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGiraffokeryx punjabiensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Amniota; Mammalia; Theriiformes-----Theria-Placentalia-Epitheria; Preptotheria-Ungulata-Eparctocyona; Artiodactyla; Ruminantia; Giraffoidea; Giraffidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderArtiodactyla
FamilyGiraffidae
GenusGiraffokeryx
Specific Epithetpunjabiensis
Scientific Name AuthorsPilgrim, 1910
Taxon RankSpecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular Namegiraffes; artiodactyls; mammals; vertebrates; chordates; animals
Taxon RemarksFossils, Rocks and Minerals: Fossils - Vertebrates
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsGiraffokeryx punjabiensis
Catalog NumberYPM VP 020151
Individual Count1
Institution CodeYPM
Collection CodeVP
Occurrence IDurn:uuid:949f5666-e41c-44fb-9a1d-273ce4be05a5
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
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Collection Event
Collected ByHelmut de Terra, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Yale-Cambridge (North) India Expedition 1935
Field Number35-0073
Date Collected1935
Year1935
Collection RemarksTooth: P; VP number 20151; lot count 1; accn=YPM.05220
Locality
CountryIndia
Higher GeographyAsia; India
ContinentAsia
Paleo Context
FormationChinji Fm
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemTertiary
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesMiocene
Other
Languageen
Modified2021-12-22T12:20:35.000Z
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeYPM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationGiraffokeryx punjabiensis (YPM VP 020151)
dcterms:rightsHolderYale Peabody Museum of Natural History
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