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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryGuinea
State/ProvinceKoundara
LocalitySambailo
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number320115
Date Collected1983-12-01

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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 NameSerinus mozambicus caniceps
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Fringillidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyFringillidae
GenusSerinus
Specific Epithetmozambicus
Infraspecific Epithetcaniceps
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number320115
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID08320f78-4e85-4c00-86c7-402a68b551e5
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberA-61
Date Collected1983-12-01
Year1983
Month12
Day1
Start Day of Year1
Locality
CountryGuinea
State / ProvinceKoundara
Higher GeographyAfrica, Guinea, Koundara: Sambailo
ContinentAfrica
LocalitySambailo
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID46c4298f-929a-4dc6-a91f-d278bd91ef5c
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-29T12:17:18.000CMT
ID08320f78-4e85-4c00-86c7-402a68b551e5
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1573341
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