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Catalog Data

Collector:
G. K. Creighton  Search this
L. H. Emmons  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes; pasture -- 2nd growth forest edge  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean  Search this
Weight - Specimen:
25 g
Length - Total Length:
170 mm
Length - Tail Vertebrae:
64 mm
Length - Hind Tarsus:
21 mm
Preparation:
Fluid
Sex:
Female
Place:
Ambodiamontana, Ca. 7 Km (By Road) W Ranomafana (Ranomafana campsite), Fianarantsoa, Madagascar, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
27 Jul 1987
Notes:
Item was destructively sampled for scientific study. Tissue and/or parts (formalin fixed tissues in ethanol) were sent to Derry Yuen, BGI Hong Kong - Sample Management Center, on 10 Feb 2015. For reference, see Transaction No. 2072196
From G.K. Creighton 1987 field notes: "partially eaten in trap"
Record Last Modified:
29 Jun 2020
Specimen Count:
1
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Afrosoricida, Tenrecomorpha, Tenrecidae, Oryzorictinae
Published Name:
Microgale thomasi
Accession Number:
371890
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : GKC 2514
USNM Number:
448876
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/344607057-083f-40e1-a194-695b18c281dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7487994