DMNS Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Occurrence dataset published by Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Summary

Full Title

DMNS Mammal Collection (Arctos)

Description

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Mammal Collection contains approximately 13,000+ catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, frozen tissue samples (~2300 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Since 2006, the collection has expanded 21% and continues to grow.

Temporal coverages

Living time period: 1850-present

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
John Demboski
Curator of Vertebrate Zoology
Denver Museum of Nature & Science 2001 Colorado Blvd. 80205-5798 Denver CO United States +01 303-373-6443
Metadata author
John Demboski
Curator of Vertebrate Zoology
Denver Museum of Nature & Science 2001 Colorado Blvd. 80205-5798 Denver CO United States +01 303-373-6443
Originator
John Demboski
Curator of Vertebrate Zoology
Denver Museum of Nature & Science 2001 Colorado Blvd. 80205-5798 Denver CO United States +01 303-373-6443

doi:10.15468/bqvk9g

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Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Publication Date

Mar 21, 2015

Registration Date

Apr 30, 2013

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Description

The DMNS mammal collection is global, with the largest holdings from the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains region.

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Other Contacts

Administrative contact
Jeffrey Stephenson
Collections Manager, Department of Zoology
Denver Museum of Nature & Science 2001 Colorado Blvd. 80205-5798 Denver CO United States (303) 370-8319
Point of contact
Dusty McDonald
Arctos Database Programmer
University of Alaska Museum
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
Programmer
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
Programmer
Laura Russell
VertNet Programmer

Taxonomic Coverage

CLASS
Mammalia