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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBolivia
State/ProvinceSanta Cruz
County/ParishNuflo De Chavez
LocalityZapacoz, 8 Km Sw
Latitude-16.55
Longitude-61.66666667
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number335512
Date Collected1985-11-22

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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 NameBasileuterus culicivorus viridescens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Emberizidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyEmberizidae
GenusBasileuterus
Specific Epithetculicivorus
Infraspecific Epithetviridescens
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number335512
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDfd1d0b12-ace9-4a56-9c88-a86b497c4438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector Number282
Date Collected1985-11-22
Year1985
Month11
Day22
Start Day of Year22
Locality
CountryBolivia
State / ProvinceSanta Cruz
CountyNuflo de Chavez
Higher GeographySouth America, Bolivia, Santa Cruz, Nuflo de Chavez: Zapacoz, 8 km SW
ContinentSouth America
LocalityZapacoz, 8 km SW
Decimal Latitude-16.55
Decimal Longitude-61.66666667
Minimum Elevation in Meters450
Verbatim Elevation450 -
Location ID88fa8264-c5ac-463a-b2b3-b15f41f585fc
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-29T12:18:28.000CMT
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1588815
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