Mammalogy Collection - Royal Ontario…

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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
Associate Curator
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5771
Metadata author
Burton Lim
Associate Curator
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5771
Originator
Bradley Millen
Associate Curator
Royal Ontario Museum 100 Queen's Park M5S 2C6 Toronto Ontario Canada 1-416-586-5768

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Royal Ontario Museum

Publication Date

Nov 20, 2014

Registration Date

Mar 10, 2014

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Vertebrate Collections of the Royal Ontario Museum

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Specimens represent all continents and oceans.

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Specimens represent all continents and oceans.

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Associated parties

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