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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceCuzco
County/ParishPaucartambo
LocalitySuecia, Km 138.5 On Cuzco-shintuya Highway, Cosnipata Valley
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number398447
Date Collected1999-09-27

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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 NameHemispingus melanotis castaneicollis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Emberizidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyEmberizidae
GenusHemispingus
Specific Epithetmelanotis
Infraspecific Epithetcastaneicollis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number398447
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDdf06279a-3e97-4ba0-99eb-652583f0d1a7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberDFS99-235
Date Collected1999-09-27
Year1999
Month9
Day27
Start Day of Year27
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceCuzco
CountyPaucartambo
Higher GeographySouth America, Peru, Cuzco, Paucartambo: Suecia, km 138.5 on Cuzco-Shintuya Highway, Cosnipata Valley
ContinentSouth America
LocalitySuecia, km 138.5 on Cuzco-Shintuya Highway, Cosnipata Valley
Verbatim Elevation-
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-12-10T11:21:59.000CMT
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dwc:organismID1673295
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