PV M 16589

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Scientific name: Megatherium americanum Cuvier, 1796
Author: Cuvier, 1796
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Pilosa
Family: Megatheriidae
Genus: Megatherium
Species: americanum
Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Mammalia; Pilosa; Megatheriidae
Locality: Puerto Belgrano Naval Base, Punta Alta
State province: Buenos Aires
Country: Argentina
Continent: South America
Higher geography: South America; Argentina; Buenos Aires
Collection event
Recorded by: Charles R. Darwin
Expedition: Voyage of the H.M.S. Beagle
Vessel: H.M.S. Beagle
Collection date: 22 - 1 / 9 / 1832 - 1833
Names Types Filed As
Megatherium americanum Cuvier, 1796
Megatherium Cuvier, 1796
Catalogue number: PV M 16589
Collection code: PAL (Palaeontology)
Sub department: Vertebrates
Other catalog numbers: NHMUK:ecatalogue:442300
Collection name: [u'Darwin Collection', u'Royal College of Surgeons of England']
Donor name: President and Council of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Catalogue description: Fragment of cranium (posterior of right zygomatic arch and temporal)
Earliest eon/lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
Latest eon/highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
Earliest era/lowest erathem: Cenozoic
Latest era/highest erathem: Cenozoic
Earliest period/lowest system: Quaternary
Earliest epoch/lowest series: Pleistocene
Chronostratigraphy: Quaternary, Pleistocene - Cenozoic
Occurrence ID: 838336aa-9e36-428a-b354-19db88126ec8
Modified: 2018-10-31 16:40:17 (UTC)
Created: 2008-10-10 09:38:25 (UTC)


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Created 2008-10-10 09:38:25 (UTC)
Last updated 2018-10-31 16:40:17 (UTC)
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