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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryChile
State/ProvinceOsorno
LocalityPlaya Santa Barbara, 10 Km N Chaiten
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number343607
Date Collected1986-08-09

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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 NameSylviorthorhynchus desmursii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Furnariidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyFurnariidae
GenusSylviorthorhynchus
Specific Epithetdesmursii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number343607
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDf2c3a3e8-2f9f-4059-80fe-599c4b8a3a57
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberB-078
Date Collected1986-08-09
Year1986
Month8
Day9
Start Day of Year9
Locality
CountryChile
State / ProvinceOsorno
Higher GeographySouth America, Chile, Osorno: Playa Santa Barbara, 10 km N Chaiten
ContinentSouth America
LocalityPlaya Santa Barbara, 10 km N Chaiten
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID47f1e5f5-e11e-4bc5-857b-04eb462e544e
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-29T12:21:06.000CMT
IDf2c3a3e8-2f9f-4059-80fe-599c4b8a3a57
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1596916
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