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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
LocalityGulf Coast
Institution CodePmns
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberOrn006381

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The Perot Museum of Nature and Science maintains several natural history collections, ranging from ancient specimens in our paleontology and geology collections to recent zoological specimens such as birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, insects and shells. We also maintain the Mudge Library, a large collection of rare and important ornithological and zoological books, as well as the Museum's own collection records and historical archives. The collections of the Perot Museum were begun by the Dallas Museum of Natural History in the 1930s. With approximately 100,000 specimens currently catalogued, we continue to grow and expand the collection in support of ongoing research projects and discoveries. Collections are housed at both the Victory Park and Fair Park locations, where they are cared for by Karen Morton, our collections manager.

Contacts

Name Karen Morton
RoleCollections Manager
EmailKaren.Morton@perotmuseum.org
Name Karen Morton
RoleCollections Manager
EmailKaren.Morton@perotmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThalasseus maximus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia;Chordata;Aves;Charadriiformes;Laridae;Thalasseus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusThalasseus
Specific Epithetmaximus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberORN006381
Individual Count1
Institution CodePMNS
Collection CodeBIRDS
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:PMNS:BIRDS:ORN006381
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Verbatim Date CollectedWinter circa 1937
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
Higher Geography;USA;TX;;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityGulf Coast
Verbatim LocalityGulf Coast
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-05-01
IDurn:catalog:PMNS:BIRDS:ORN006381
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dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
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