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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryChile
State/ProvinceAisen
LocalityChile Chico, 4 Km S
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number343697
Date Collected1987-03-29

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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 NameDiuca diuca diuca
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Emberizidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyEmberizidae
GenusDiuca
Specific Epithetdiuca
Infraspecific Epithetdiuca
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number343697
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID48c0fdfe-db78-4fce-b031-3d8924c11cbd
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberB-107
Date Collected1987-03-29
Year1987
Month3
Day29
Start Day of Year29
Locality
CountryChile
State / ProvinceAisen
Higher GeographySouth America, Chile, Aisen: Chile Chico, 4 km S
ContinentSouth America
LocalityChile Chico, 4 km S
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID511972d2-0389-475f-b0e7-00ab3da39813
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-5-29T12:21:08.000CMT
ID48c0fdfe-db78-4fce-b031-3d8924c11cbd
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1597006
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