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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishMercer Co
LocalityPrinceton
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number300714
Date Collected1881-10-07

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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 NameAccipiter striatus velox
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Falconiformes Accipitridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyAccipitridae
GenusAccipiter
Specific Epithetstriatus
Infraspecific Epithetvelox
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number300714
Preparationsskin(r)
SexFemale
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID5ab94161-7624-46b8-8c97-ce473dc12856
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1881-10-07
Year1881
Month10
Day7
Start Day of Year7
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyMercer Co
Higher GeographyNorth America, USA, New Jersey, Mercer Co: Princeton
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPrinceton
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID79745140-cd32-48b7-9ae9-afdf399f5097
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-29T12:09:11.000CMT
ID5ab94161-7624-46b8-8c97-ce473dc12856
dwc:datasetIDbirds-11-may-2020
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1553976
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