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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceVeracruz
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number386765

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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 NamePhaethornis superciliosus veraecrucis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Apodiformes Trochilidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderApodiformes
FamilyTrochilidae
GenusPhaethornis
Specific Epithetsuperciliosus
Infraspecific Epithetveraecrucis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number386765
Preparationsskel
SexMale
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID1b9963d8-cf04-469d-b84a-7882427a5757
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberMEX-2829
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceVeracruz
Higher GeographyNorth America, Mexico, Veracruz
ContinentNorth America
Verbatim Elevation-
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-1T08:34:07.000CMT
ID1b9963d8-cf04-469d-b84a-7882427a5757
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1661616
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