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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryNepal
State/ProvinceNewakot
LocalityPhulung Ghyang
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number107654
Date Collected1967-05-07

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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 NameCerthia familiaris mandellii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Certhiidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyCerthiidae
GenusCerthia
Specific Epithetfamiliaris
Infraspecific Epithetmandellii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number107654
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID4520db74-f1d8-49ba-96a7-a3d6755c7f9d
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberCM285
Date Collected1967-05-07
Year1967
Month5
Day7
Start Day of Year7
Locality
CountryNepal
State / ProvinceNewakot
Higher GeographyAsia, Nepal, Newakot: Phulung Ghyang
ContinentAsia
LocalityPhulung Ghyang
Minimum Elevation in Meters3429
Verbatim Elevation3429 -
Location ID1005d74b-0136-4877-9e91-27aa0192ccd9
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-10-30T14:34:15.000CMT
ID4520db74-f1d8-49ba-96a7-a3d6755c7f9d
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID899317
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