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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceHuanuco
LocalityAmbo
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number106156
Date Collected1922-06-20

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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 NameMetriopelia ceciliae ceciliae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Columbiformes Columbidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderColumbiformes
FamilyColumbidae
GenusMetriopelia
Specific Epithetceciliae
Infraspecific Epithetceciliae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number106156
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID81907892-0939-4cf8-8f54-73250da1dc8a
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector Number2
Date Collected1922-06-20
Year1922
Month6
Day20
Start Day of Year20
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceHuanuco
Higher GeographySouth America, Peru, Huanuco: Ambo
ContinentSouth America
LocalityAmbo
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID84fb6543-8deb-40d1-b072-ed7e90c4c99b
Other
Languageen
Modified2020-2-5T15:11:52.000CMT
ID81907892-0939-4cf8-8f54-73250da1dc8a
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:organismID897820
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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