National Taiwan Museum in Taiwan

National Taiwan Museum
DistrictZhongzheng District

DirectorsHung Shih-yu (洪世佑)
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National Taiwan Museum, Taiwan, was founded in 1908.

Taxidermy specimens

National Taiwan Museum has in its collection 1 elephantine taxidermy specimens with records in this database:

(Measurements of teeth and body parts follow the system described by Maglio (1973; P = plate number, L = length, W = width, H = height, LF = lamellar frequency)

    Lin WangAccession nr: . Received: 2003-00-00 Lin Wang
    Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
    * Born 1917 at Unknown † Dead 2003-02-26 at Taipei Zoo
    Death: age Death reason: stated or assumed dead from old age

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The National Taiwan Museum (NTM; Chinese: 國立臺灣博物館; pinyin: Guólì Táiwān Bówùguǎn), established in 1908, is the oldest museum in Taiwan. It was founded by the colonial government during Taiwan's period of Japanese rule. The museum is located in Zhongzheng District, Taipei.

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Koehl, Dan (2021). National Taiwan Museum, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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