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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSanta Barbara
LocalityLompoc
Latitude34.6391667
Longitude-120.4569444
Institution CodeSbmnh
Collection CodeOs
Catalog Number2496
Date Collected1978-06-26

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The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History was founded as the Museum of Comparative Oology in 1916 boasting one of the most significant collections of bird eggs and associated nests in the world; the Museum still stewards that significant collection and provides access to researchers around the globe. In addition, the vertebrate zoology department houses regional and comparative foreign specimens of all vertebrate classes including: eggs, nests, skins, osteological preparations, pickled preparations, tissue collections and associated field notes and catalogues. The historic collections contain material from as early as 1849 and have continued to grow in size and scope to now house over 40,000 specimens of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and eggs, and mammals.

Contacts

Name Krista Fahy
RoleAssociate Curator
Emailkfahy@sbnature2.org
Name Krista Fahy
RoleAssociate Curator
Emailkfahy@sbnature2.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFulica americana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia:Chordata:Aves:Gruiformes:Rallidae:Fulica
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyRallidae
GenusFulica
Specific Epithetamericana
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number2496
Individual Count1
Institution CodeSBMNH
Collection CodeOS
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:SBMNH:OS:2496
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1978
Year1978
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States;California;Santa Barbara County;;;;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLompoc
Verbatim LocalityNorth America; United States; California; Santa Barbara County; ; ; ;
Decimal Latitude34.6391667
Decimal Longitude-120.4569444
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-10-10
IDurn:catalog:SBMNH:OS:2496
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34834
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