Glover M. Allen* (1879-02-08 - 1942-02-14) person

Ph.D. Harvard University 1904. Served as librarian for Boston Society of Natural History; became Curator of Mammals at MCZ in 1924. Participated in the Harvard Institute of Tropical Biology & Medicine Expedition of 1926-1927, and Harvard-Australian Expedition 1931-1932. Collected with John C. Phillips, David Hunt Linder, James L. Peters, Francis Harper, and others. Extensive collections taken in the Caribbean, New England, Kenya, Liberia, and elsewhere.


Names for this agent

  • Dr. Glover Morrill Allen
  • Glover M. Allen (preferred)
  • G. M. A. (initials)
  • GMA (initials)
  • Glover M. Allen (aka)
  • Glover Allen (aka)
  • Allen, G. M. (author)
  • G. M. Allen (second author)

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Range of years collected is greater than 80 (1808-1942)

Collecting Event Map

  • Amphibia: Ambystomatidae (1 record) in year 1920
  • Amphibia: Arthroleptidae (8 records) in year 1926
  • Amphibia: Bufonidae (43 records) in years 1909-1929
  • Amphibia: Hemisidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Amphibia: Hylidae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Amphibia: Hyperolidae (35 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Amphibia: Leptodactylidae (19 records) in years 1910-1929
  • Amphibia: Pipidae (18 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Amphibia: Ranidae (157 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Amphibia: Rhacophoridae (2 records) in year 1926
  • Amphibia: [no family] (14 records) none known to year
  • Arachnida: Araneidae (5 records) in years 1912-1926
  • Arachnida: Barychelidae (1 record) in year 1910
  • Arachnida: Biantidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Arachnida: Buthidae (2 records) in years 1904-1919
  • Arachnida: Ixodidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Arachnida: Pholcidae (4 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Arachnida: Salticidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Arachnida: Scorpionidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Arachnida: Solpugidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Arachnida: Sparassidae (2 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Arachnida: Thomisidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Arachnida: Zodariidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Arachnida: [no family] (2 records) in years 1904-1913
  • Aves: Acanthizidae (6 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Accipitridae (30 records) in years 1898-1931
  • Aves: Alaudidae (17 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Alcedinidae (16 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Alcidae (2 records) in year 1899
  • Aves: Apodidae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Aves: Ardeidae (8 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Aves: Artamidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Bombycillidae (4 records) in year 1899
  • Aves: Bucconidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Aves: Bucerotidae (15 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Burhinidae (1 record) in year 1913
  • Aves: Campephagidae (5 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Capitonidae (25 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Caprimulgidae (14 records) in years 1904-1926
  • Aves: Charadriidae (7 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Climacteridae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Coliidae (10 records) in years 1909-1913
  • Aves: Columbidae (42 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Aves: Coraciidae (6 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Corvidae (6 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Cotingidae (2 records) in year 1929
  • Aves: Cracidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Aves: Cracticidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Cuculidae (14 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Dicruridae (7 records) in years 1901-1926
  • Aves: Emberizidae (23 records) in years 1899-1929
  • Aves: Eopsaltriidae (3 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Estrildidae (76 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Eurylaimidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Aves: Falconidae (3 records) in years 1912-1931
  • Aves: Fringillidae (25 records) in years 1896-1920
  • Aves: Glareolidae (2 records) in years 1909-1912
  • Aves: Grallinidae (1 record) in year 1931
  • Aves: Gruidae (2 records) in years 1909-1910
  • Aves: Heliornithidae (3 records) in year 1926
  • Aves: Hirundinidae (29 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Indicatoridae (8 records) in years 1909-1913
  • Aves: Laniidae (54 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Laridae (5 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Aves: Maluridae (3 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Meliphagidae (7 records) in years 1931-1932
  • Aves: Meropidae (25 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Mimidae (3 records) in year 1904
  • Aves: Monarchidae (9 records) in years 1908-1931
  • Aves: Motacillidae (23 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Muscicapidae (72 records) in years 1907-1931
  • Aves: Musophagidae (7 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Nectariniidae (45 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Numididae (5 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Oriolidae (6 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Otidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Paridae (5 records) in years 1898-1913
  • Aves: Parulidae (6 records) in years 1898-1904
  • Aves: Phalacrocoracidae (3 records) in years 1904-1929
  • Aves: Phasianidae (21 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Phoeniculidae (3 records) in year 1909
  • Aves: Picidae (32 records) in years 1899-1929
  • Aves: Pipridae (2 records) in year 1929
  • Aves: Pittidae (3 records) in year 1926
  • Aves: Platysteiridae (3 records) in years 1909-1913
  • Aves: Ploceidae (108 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Podargidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Aves: Podicipedidae (2 records) in years 1909-1919
  • Aves: Procellariidae (17 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Aves: Psittacidae (12 records) in years 1907-1931
  • Aves: Pteroclididae (2 records) in year 1913
  • Aves: Pycnonotidae (41 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Rallidae (7 records) in years 1898-1929
  • Aves: Ramphastidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Aves: Remizidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Aves: Rostratulidae (2 records) in year 1913
  • Aves: Scolopacidae (7 records) in years 1904-1926
  • Aves: Scopidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Aves: Strigidae (13 records) in years 1909-1929
  • Aves: Sturnidae (7 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Sulidae (2 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Aves: Sylviidae (62 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Aves: Tetraonidae (5 records) in years 1897-1912
  • Aves: Trochilidae (5 records) in years 1910-1929
  • Aves: Troglodytidae (3 records) in years 1896-1910
  • Aves: Trogonidae (4 records) in years 1909-1929
  • Aves: Turnicidae (4 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Aves: Tyrannidae (10 records) in years 1898-1910
  • Aves: Tytonidae (6 records) in years 1910-1931
  • Aves: Upupidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Aves: Zosteropidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Bivalvia: Hiatellidae (1 record) in year 1928
  • Bivalvia: Mactridae (1 record) in year 1928
  • Bivalvia: Mesodesmatidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Bivalvia: Mutellidae (1 record) in year 1913
  • Bivalvia: Myidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Bivalvia: Pharidae (2 records) in year 1928
  • Branchiopoda: Macrothricidae (1 record) in year 1906
  • Chilopoda: Cryptopidae (1 record) in year 1910
  • Chilopoda: Scolopendridae (5 records) in years 1904-1910
  • Chilopoda: Scolopocryptopidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Chondrichthyes: [no family] (5 records) none known to year
  • Cirripedia: Balanidae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Diplopoda: Oxydesmidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Diplopoda: [no family] (1 record) in year 1909
  • Echinoidea: Clypeasteridae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Echinoidea: Mellitidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Enoplea: Trichuridae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Achatinidae (1 record) in year 1917
  • Gastropoda: Agriolimacidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Annulariidae (5 records) in years 1917-1919
  • Gastropoda: Aporrhaidae (1 record) in year 1928
  • Gastropoda: Bradybaenidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Buccinidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Bulimulidae (7 records) in years 1910-1929
  • Gastropoda: Bullinidae (3 records) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Camaenidae (14 records) in years 1910-1931
  • Gastropoda: Columbellidae (1 record) in year 1917
  • Gastropoda: Cyclophoridae (1 record) in year 1910
  • Gastropoda: Discidae (1 record) in year 1808
  • Gastropoda: Fasciolariidae (1 record) in year 1917
  • Gastropoda: Gastrodontidae (2 records) in year 1808
  • Gastropoda: Helicidae (2 records) in year 1931
  • Gastropoda: Helicinidae (10 records) in years 1910-1919
  • Gastropoda: Helicodiscidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Helminthoglyptidae (4 records) in year 1919
  • Gastropoda: Limacidae (3 records) in years 1909-1930
  • Gastropoda: Littorinidae (5 records) in years 1909-1910
  • Gastropoda: Megalomastomidae (4 records) in year 1917
  • Gastropoda: Muricidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Gastropoda: Oleacinidae (1 record) in year 1919
  • Gastropoda: Orthalicidae (2 records) in years 1919-1929
  • Gastropoda: Partulidae (1 record) in year 1931
  • Gastropoda: Planorbidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Polygyridae (2 records) in year 1913
  • Gastropoda: Poteriidae (2 records) in year 1919
  • Gastropoda: Sagdidae (3 records) in year 1919
  • Gastropoda: Streptaxidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Strophochilidae (2 records) in year 1929
  • Gastropoda: Subulinidae (9 records) in years 1910-1931
  • Gastropoda: Succineidae (4 records) in years 1917-1931
  • Gastropoda: Thiaridae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Thysanophoridae (2 records) in year 1917
  • Gastropoda: Truncatellidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Turridae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Urocoptidae (10 records) in years 1917-1919
  • Gastropoda: Veronicellidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Vitrinidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Gastropoda: Viviparidae (1 record) in year 1898
  • Gordioidea: Gordiidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Hirudinea: Glossiphoniidae (1 record) in year 1899
  • Holothuroidea: Holothuriidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Insecta: Apidae (3 records) in year 1910
  • Insecta: Braconidae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Insecta: Cicadellidae (3 records) in year 1909
  • Insecta: Ectobiidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Insecta: Erebidae (2 records) in years 1909-1919
  • Insecta: Gryllidae (4 records) in year 1904
  • Insecta: Halictidae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Insecta: Hesperiidae (11 records) in years 1904-1909
  • Insecta: Lycaenidae (7 records) in years 1901-1904
  • Insecta: Megachilidae (7 records) in years 1904-1910
  • Insecta: Mycetophilidae (1 record) in year 1908
  • Insecta: Nymphalidae (41 records) in years 1904-1910
  • Insecta: Papilionidae (9 records) in year 1904
  • Insecta: Pieridae (9 records) in years 1904-1910
  • Insecta: Pipunculidae (1 record) in year 1910
  • Insecta: Syrphidae (3 records) in year 1910
  • Insecta: Tettigoniidae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Insecta: Tipulidae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Insecta: Vespidae (1 record) in year 1904
  • Malacostraca: Calappidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Malacostraca: Grapsidae (2 records) in years 1904-1909
  • Malacostraca: Majidae (6 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Malacostraca: Ocypodidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Malacostraca: Portunidae (2 records) in years 1904-1931
  • Malacostraca: Potamonidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Malacostraca: Pseudothelphusidae (1 record) in year 1910
  • Malacostraca: Xanthidae (4 records) in years 1904-1909
  • Malacostraca: [no family] (3 records) in years 1909-1910
  • Mammalia: Anomaluridae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Mammalia: Balaenopteridae (6 records) in years 1903-1910
  • Mammalia: Bathyergidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Bovidae (5 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Canidae (5 records) in years 1909-1917
  • Mammalia: Capromyidae (1 record) in year 1902
  • Mammalia: Cebidae (2 records) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Cercopithecidae (28 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Cricetidae (240 records) in years 1895-1937
  • Mammalia: Dasypodidae (3 records) in year 1910
  • Mammalia: Dasyproctidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Dasyuridae (4 records) in year 1931
  • Mammalia: Didelphidae (4 records) in years 1910-1929
  • Mammalia: Elephantidae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Emballonuridae (25 records) in years 1910-1926
  • Mammalia: Erethizontidae (1 record) in year 1927
  • Mammalia: Erinaceidae (1 record) in year 1913
  • Mammalia: Felidae (3 records) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Furipteridae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Geomyidae (17 records) in years 1915-1920
  • Mammalia: Gliridae (12 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Herpestidae (15 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Heteromyidae (3 records) in year 1915
  • Mammalia: Hipposideridae (5 records) in year 1926
  • Mammalia: Hyaenidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Hystricidae (3 records) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Leporidae (3 records) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Loridae (3 records) in year 1926
  • Mammalia: Macropodidae (21 records) in year 1931
  • Mammalia: Manidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Mammalia: Megadermatidae (10 records) in years 1909-1913
  • Mammalia: Megalonychidae (34 records) in year 1917
  • Mammalia: Mephitidae (2 records) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Molossidae (58 records) in years 1904-1929
  • Mammalia: Muridae (180 records) in years 1903-1931
  • Mammalia: Mustelidae (6 records) in years 1898-1901
  • Mammalia: Myrmecophagidae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Mammalia: Natalidae (56 records) in year 1904
  • Mammalia: Nesophontidae (8 records) in year 1917
  • Mammalia: Nycteridae (8 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Ochotonidae (2 records) in year 1920
  • Mammalia: Peramelidae (1 record) in year 1931
  • Mammalia: Phalangeridae (3 records) in year 1931
  • Mammalia: Phyllostomatidae (131 records) in years 1901-1919
  • Mammalia: Procaviidae (7 records) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Pteropodidae (21 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Mammalia: Rhinolophidae (16 records) in years 1913-1931
  • Mammalia: Rhinopomatidae (3 records) in year 1912
  • Mammalia: Rhizomyidae (5 records) in year 1909
  • Mammalia: Sciuridae (94 records) in years 1895-1929
  • Mammalia: Soricidae (77 records) in years 1897-1928
  • Mammalia: Suidae (2 records) in years 1909-1913
  • Mammalia: Talpidae (4 records) in years 1898-1927
  • Mammalia: Trichechidae (1 record) in year 1917
  • Mammalia: Vespertilionidae (139 records) in years 1892-1942
  • Mammalia: Viverridae (5 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Mammalia: Zapodidae (27 records) in years 1897-1928
  • Mammalia: Ziphiidae (1 record) in year 1906
  • Mammalia: [no family] (133 records) in year 1917
  • Maxillopoda: [no family] (1 record) in year 1904
  • Oligochaeta: Octochaetidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Oligochaeta: [no family] (1 record) in year 1910
  • Osteichthyes: Anabantidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Osteichthyes: Aplocheilidae (2 records) in year 1926
  • Osteichthyes: Bagridae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Osteichthyes: Blenniidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Osteichthyes: Clariidae (4 records) in year 1926
  • Osteichthyes: Eleotrididae (1 record) in year 1919
  • Osteichthyes: Gobiidae (2 records) in year 1909
  • Osteichthys: Cichlidae (6 records) in years 1919-1926
  • Polyplacophora: Chitonidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Reptilia: Agamidae (31 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Reptilia: Alligatoridae (1 record) in year 1929
  • Reptilia: Anguidae (1 record) in year 1919
  • Reptilia: Boidae (11 records) in years 1910-1926
  • Reptilia: Chamaeleonidae (12 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: Colubridae (63 records) in years 1899-1926
  • Reptilia: Cordylidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Reptilia: Crocodylidae (5 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: Crotaphytidae (2 records) in year 1915
  • Reptilia: Elapidae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Reptilia: Gekkonidae (42 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: Gerrhosauridae (1 record) in year 1909
  • Reptilia: Gymnophthalmidae (3 records) in year 1910
  • Reptilia: Hydrophiidae (1 record) none known to year
  • Reptilia: Iguanidae (237 records) in years 1910-1919
  • Reptilia: Lacertidae (23 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: Scincidae (79 records) in years 1909-1931
  • Reptilia: Teiidae (27 records) in years 1910-1919
  • Reptilia: Testudinidae (8 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: Trionychidae (1 record) in year 1926
  • Reptilia: Typhlopidae (7 records) in year 1926
  • Reptilia: Varanidae (3 records) in year 1926
  • Reptilia: Viperidae (23 records) in years 1909-1926
  • Reptilia: [no family] (10 records) in years 1909-1926
  • : Anisakidae (1 record) in year 1916
  • : Peripatidae (3 records) none known to year
  • : [no family] (6 records) in years 1904-1931