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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryFrench Polynesia
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number82000
Collected ByC. H. Townsend
Date Collected1899-10-11

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAcrocephalus atyphus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Passeriformes Oscines Sylviidae Acrocephalus atyphus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilySylviidae
GenusAcrocephalus
Specific Epithetatyphus
Scientific Name Authors(Wetmore, 1919)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksUSNM no. 212492
Catalog Number82000
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:82000
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByC. H. Townsend
Date Collected1899-10-11
Verbatim Date Collected11/10/1899
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarkssex: male
Locality
CountryFrench Polynesia
Higher GeographyOceania: French Polynesia: Tuamotu Archipelago: Fakarava Atoll
ContinentOceania
Island GroupTuamotu Archipelago
IslandFakarava Atoll
Verbatim LocalityPaumotu Islands, Fakarava
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-04-27 11:13:07.0
IDMCZ:Orn:82000
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