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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceTanga
LocalityAmani (usambara Mountains)
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberP147075
Collected ByTwomey, A.c. And Williams, J.
Date Collected1960-09-22

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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 NameDicrurus adsimilis adsimilis
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | DICRURIDAE | | DICRURUS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyDicruridae
GenusDicrurus
Specific Epithetadsimilis
Infraspecific Epithetadsimilis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberP147075
Preparationsstudy skin
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: GONADS, TESTES DRAWN, ENLARGED.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P147075
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTWOMEY, A.C. AND WILLIAMS, J.
Collector Number2770
Date Collected1960-09-22
Year1960
Month9
Day22
Start Day of Year266
End Day of Year266
Field NotesWEIGHT: 29 G. SOFT PARTS COLOR ON LABEL. PREP COMMENT: STOMACH CONTENT: INSECTS.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: A.C.TWOMEY.
Locality
CountryTanzania
Country CodeTZ
State / ProvinceTanga
Higher GeographyAFRICA | TANZANIA | TANGA | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityAMANI (USAMBARA MOUNTAINS)
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Tanzania | Tanga | AMANI (USAMBARA MOUNTAINS)
Maximum Elevation in Meters914.4
Minimum Elevation in Meters914.4
Verbatim Elevation3000 FT
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=p147075
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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