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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
State/ProvinceSaint Catherine
County/ParishHellshire Hills
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeMammals
Catalog NumberM-265176
Collected ByH. E. Anthony
Date Collected1919-01-01

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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 NameAriteus flavescens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Mammalia;Chiroptera;Phyllostomidae;Ariteus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderChiroptera
FamilyPhyllostomidae
GenusAriteus
Specific Epithetflavescens
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberM-265176
PreparationsSkull, Cranium and Mandible, Not Mounted
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeMammals
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-265176
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH. E. Anthony
Date Collected1919-01-01
Verbatim Date Collected1919-01-01
Year1919
Month1
Day1
Start Day of Year1
End Day of Year1
Locality
CountryJamaica
State / ProvinceSaint Catherine
CountyHellshire Hills
Higher GeographyWest Indies;Jamaica;Saint Catherine;Hellshire Hills;Jamaica;Greater Antilles;Caribbean Sea;
ContinentWest Indies
Water BodyCaribbean Sea
Island GroupGreater Antilles
IslandJamaica
Verbatim LocalityWest Indies; Jamaica; Saint Catherine; Hellshire Hills; ; ; Caribbean Sea; ; Greater Antilles; Jamaica;
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-08-07
IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Mammals:M-265176
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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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