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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCameroon
LocalityEfulan
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberP43344
Collected ByReis Jr, J.a.
Date Collected1913-10-03

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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 NameCyanomitra obscura cephaelis
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | NECTARINIIDAE | | CYANOMITRA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyNectariniidae
GenusCyanomitra
Specific Epithetobscura
Infraspecific Epithetcephaelis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberP43344
Preparationsstudy skin
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Sexmale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: UNMARKED MEANS.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P43344
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByREIS JR, J.A.
Collector Number98
Date Collected1913-10-03
Year1913
Month10
Day3
Start Day of Year276
End Day of Year276
Field NotesPLUMAGE: JUVENAL.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: J.A.REIS JR.
Locality
CountryCameroon
Country CodeCM
Higher GeographyAfrica | Cameroon | | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityEFULAN
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Cameroon | EFULAN
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P43344
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=p43344
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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