FMNH 209160

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  • Miniopterus egeri, Bat skull
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Miniopterus egeri, bat skull specimen. Specimen belongs FMNH.
  • Miniopterus egeri, Bat skull
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Miniopterus egeri, bat skull specimen. Specimen belongs FMNH.
FM Catalog: Mammals
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Miniopterus egeri
Type Status: Holotype
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Vespertilionidae
Genus: Miniopterus
Species: egeri
Field #: 186106
Collector: S. M. Goodman
Collection No.: FMNH-Mammals-16602
Geography: Africa, Madagascar, Province de Toamasina, 50m: ForĂȘt de Sahafina, 9.5 km W Brickaville. [LL]
DWc Country: Madagascar
Date Collected: 5 Dec 2009
Preparations: skull,asr,tiss
Tissue Available?: Yes
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Sex: Female
Sex: Female
Type Status: Holotype
EMu IRN: 1766762
OccurenceID: e6f0159f-6443-4869-b4dd-31ec7237857c

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