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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceToliara
County/ParishFivondronana De Tolagnaro
LocalityManafiafy (st Luce), 1.5 Km Nw
Latitude-24
Longitude47.2
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number345618
Date Collected1989-10-14

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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 NameDryolimnas cuvieri cuvieri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Gruiformes Rallidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyRallidae
GenusDryolimnas
Specific Epithetcuvieri
Infraspecific Epithetcuvieri
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number345618
Preparationsalc
SexMale
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDc29aac36-572c-4c4a-a5d5-f81061c3fb9f
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG-3311
Date Collected1989-10-14
Year1989
Month10
Day14
Start Day of Year14
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceToliara
CountyFivondronana de Tolagnaro
Higher GeographyAfrica, Madagascar, Toliara, Fivondronana de Tolagnaro: Manafiafy (St Luce), 1.5 km NW
ContinentAfrica
LocalityManafiafy (St Luce), 1.5 km NW
Decimal Latitude-24
Decimal Longitude47.2
Minimum Elevation in Meters20
Verbatim Elevation20 -
Location ID117e4404-eaee-434e-943e-adaed8373fff
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-12-31T10:16:59.000CMT
IDc29aac36-572c-4c4a-a5d5-f81061c3fb9f
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1598938
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