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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryIvory Coast
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number107926
Date Collected1968-08-08

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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 NameGymnobucco calvus calvus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Capitonidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyCapitonidae
GenusGymnobucco
Specific Epithetcalvus
Infraspecific Epithetcalvus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number107926
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDbf8263e6-265f-48a7-bb2f-767d1efdce87
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1968-08-08
Year1968
Locality
CountryIvory Coast
Higher GeographyAfrica, Ivory Coast
ContinentAfrica
Verbatim Elevation-
Location IDb15ab902-71e8-4a3e-ae32-af2b9e6070b1
Other
Languageen
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