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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishKalamazoo
LocalityKalamazoo
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberS13630
Collected BySaremi, A.
Date Collected1987-05-21

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The section cares for over 187,000 specimens of birds, and a database over 206,000 records which include exchanged specimens and other specimens no longer in the collection. The most important of these are the 519 holotypes and 40 syntypes. We also care for approximately 196 extinct birds as well as specimens of many rare species collected decades if not more than a century ago. The collection on whole is ranked roughly ninth in the United States. The Carnegie Collection has over 154,000 study skins, almost 16,000 skeletons of which over 5650 have an accompanying spread wing prepared, many with tails, over 10,000 egg sets, 6760 fluid specimens, 440 flat skins and about 1250 taxidermy mounts.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSturnus vulgaris
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | STURNIDAE | STURNINAE | STURNUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilySturnidae
GenusSturnus
Specific Epithetvulgaris
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberS13630
PreparationsSkeleton, Wing, and Tail | tissue
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: GONADS. OVARY 15 X 10 MM, LARGEST YOLK 8 MM.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:S13630
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected BySAREMI, A.
Collector NumberKNC 4635
Date Collected1987-05-21
Year1987
Month5
Day21
Start Day of Year141
End Day of Year141
Field NotesHOW COLLECTED: CAT KILL. PREPARATOR: ROGERS, S.P. WEIGHT: 69.6 G. ON AUG 1990.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: KALAMAZOO NATURE CENTER, 7/18/1990. COMMENT: DIED 23 MAY 1987.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyKalamazoo
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Michigan | Kalamazoo | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityKALAMAZOO
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Michigan | Kalamazoo | KALAMAZOO
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:S13630
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=s13630
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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