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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceAmazonas
LocalityCerro De La Neblina, Base Camp
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number319471
Date Collected1984-04-04

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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 NameNeopelma chrysocephalum
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Pipridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPipridae
GenusNeopelma
Specific Epithetchrysocephalum
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number319471
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDdf529e1d-9c23-4d8a-8a47-2d58489ad576
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberDW-2303
Date Collected1984-04-04
Year1984
Month4
Day4
Start Day of Year4
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceAmazonas
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela, Amazonas: Cerro de la Neblina, Base Camp
ContinentSouth America
LocalityCerro de la Neblina, Base Camp
Minimum Elevation in Meters140
Verbatim Elevation140 -
Location IDb74db588-9c7d-428f-a043-2c5360f04231
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-9-13T11:34:57.000CMT
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1572697
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