NYSM Mammals

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Publication date:
20 January 2021
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Museum specimens including skins, skeletons, fluid preservations, and frozen tissue.

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GBIF Registration

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Occurrence; Specimen


Ryan Whitehouse
  • Originator
Collections Information Manager
New York State Museum
3140 Cultural Education Center
12230 Albany
David Gerhard
  • Metadata Provider
Director, Technology Center
New York State Museum
3140 Cultural Education Center
12230 Albany
Joe Bopp
  • Point Of Contact
Collections Manager, Mammalogy and Ornithology
New York State Museum
3140 Cultural Education Center
12230 Albany
Laura Russell
  • Programmer
VertNet Programmer
David Bloom
  • Programmer
VertNet Coordinator
John Wieczorek
  • Programmer
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
3101 VLSB
94720 Berkeley

Additional Metadata

The New York State Museum (http://www.nysm.nysed.gov) is part of the Office of Cultural Education (http://www.oce.nysed.gov) within the New York State Education Department (http://www.nysed.gov). http://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html

Alternative Identifiers 835ff8be-ea5c-45e4-b3f3-126852ac56fe