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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySenegal
State/ProvinceCasamance
LocalityDiabane, 20 Km E Of Ziguinchor
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number313736
Date Collected1982-12-23

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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 NameDendropicos goertae goertae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Picidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyPicidae
GenusDendropicos
Specific Epithetgoertae
Infraspecific Epithetgoertae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number313736
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID00a794f9-0c9d-4ee5-8f44-3bbbc6660daf
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberPLA-2267
Date Collected1982-12-23
Year1982
Month12
Day23
Start Day of Year23
Locality
CountrySenegal
State / ProvinceCasamance
Higher GeographyAfrica, Senegal, Casamance: Diabane, 20 km E of Ziguinchor
ContinentAfrica
LocalityDiabane, 20 km E of Ziguinchor
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID51b6d5c0-8469-484b-a742-023f2f9fbecc
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-11-8T12:56:05.000CMT
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1566963
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