Mammalogy Collection - Royal Ontario…

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Summary

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Mammalogy Collection - Royal Ontario Museum

Description

The Mammal collection consists of 120,000 skins, skeletons, wet specimens and is strong in Chiroptera and New World Rodents. The geographic strengths are Ontario (pre-1985), Guyana, Suriname, Colombia, southeastern Asia, Kenya, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Approximately 24,000 of the more recent voucher specimens have associated frozen tissues.

Temporal coverages

Living time period: 1870 to present

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Administrative contact
Burton Lim Lim
Assistant Curator
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park, Toronto, Ontario CA, M5S 2C6 M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5771
Metadata author
Brad Millen
Database Technician
100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5768
Originator
Bradley Millen
Database Technician
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario 1-416-586-5768

Published by

Royal Ontario Museum

Publication Date

Aug 23, 2013

Registration Date

Apr 11, 2013

Served by

Vertebrate and Herbaria Specimens of the Royal Ontario Museum

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External Data

Metadata Documents

85,459 Georeferenced data

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Description

Collection covers most continents and oceans

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Geographic Coverage

Collection covers most continents and oceans

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Associated parties

User
Judith Eger
Curator - retired
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario 1-416-586-5894
User
Susan Woodward
Assistant Curator - retired
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5768