Mammal collection of Museo de Zoología (MZUC)

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Mammal collection of Museum of Zoology of the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina // Colección de Mamíferos del Museo de Zoología de la Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Torres R & E Rossi (2022): Mammal collection MZUC UNC. v1.0. No organisation. Dataset/Occurrence.


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Mammal; Collection; MZUC; UNC; Córdoba; Argentina; Occurrence; Specimen


Enzo Rossi
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
Av. Vélez Sarsfield 299
X5000JJC Córdoba
+54351 5353800
Ricardo Torres
  • Metadata Provider
  • Point Of Contact
Av. Vélez Sarsfield 299
X5000JJC Córdoba
+54351 5353800 extension 29901

Geographic Coverage

Although the collection presents mostly specimens from Córdoba province, Argentina (South America), it also includes specimens from other continents such as Europe, Africa and Australia from old collections and campaigns dating back to the beginning of the foundation of the museum.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-55.777, -75.586], North East [-20.797, -49.395]

Taxonomic Coverage


Family Atelidae, Balenaidae, Bovidae, Callitrichidae, Camelidae, Canidae, Caviidae, Cebidae, Cervidae, Chlamyphoridae, Cricetidae, Ctenomyidae, Dasypodidae, Delphinidae, Didelphidae, Equidae, Felidae, Hyaenidae, Leporidae, Macropodidae, Molossidae, Muridae, Mustelidae, Myrmecophagidae, Ornithorhynchidae, Otariidae, Phocidae, Procionydae, Pteropodidae, Suidae, Tachyglossidae, Tayassuidae, Vespertilionidae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1878-01-01 / 2022-11-28

Collection Data

Collection Name Mammals collection
Collection Identifier MAM
Parent Collection Identifier MZUC
Specimen preservation methods Alcohol,  Mounted,  Other
Curatorial Units Between 1 and 2 specimen

Additional Metadata