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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryMalaysia
State/ProvinceBorneo
County/ParishSandakan
LocalitySapagaya Forest Reserve, Sandakan Dist
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number106427
Date Collected1951-06-17

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The Division of Birds houses the third largest scientific bird collection in the United States. The main collection contains over 480,000 specimens, including 600 holotypes, 70,000 skeletons, and 7,000 fluid specimens. In addition, the division houses 21,000 egg sets and 200 nests. The scope of the collection is world-wide; all bird families but one are represented, as are 90% of the world's genera and species. Included among its many historically and scientifically valuable individual collections are the H. B. Conover Game Bird Collection, Good's and Van Someren's African collections, C. B. Cory's West Indian collection, the Bishop Collection of North American birds, a large portion of W. Koelz's material from India and the Middle East, and many separate collections from South America, Africa (Hoogstraal from Egypt) and the Philippines (Rabor).

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Ben Marks
RoleCollection Manager
Emailbmarks@fieldmuseum.org
Name Shannon Hackett
RoleAssociate Curator of Zoology, Birds
Emailshackett@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name John Bates
RoleCurator
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhinortha chlorophaea fuscigularis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Cuculiformes Cuculidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCuculiformes
FamilyCuculidae
GenusRhinortha
Specific Epithetchlorophaea
Infraspecific Epithetfuscigularis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number106427
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID0a0b0f74-bd2d-4be1-81e9-ac0bcbfd51a6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector Number270
Date Collected1951-06-17
Year1951
Month6
Day17
Start Day of Year17
Locality
CountryMalaysia
State / ProvinceBorneo
CountySandakan
Higher GeographyAsia, Malaysia, Borneo, Sandakan: Sapagaya Forest Reserve, Sandakan Dist
ContinentAsia
LocalitySapagaya Forest Reserve, Sandakan Dist
Verbatim Elevation-
Location IDf9085e7b-3315-4bee-a3d7-a30a4a746d8d
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-9-13T11:25:13.000CMT
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID898091
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