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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryDemocratic Republic Congo
State/ProvinceSouth Kivu
LocalityItombwe Forest, 1.5 Km S Lusaka
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number484118
Date Collected2008-07-28

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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 NameCisticola chubbi chubbi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Sylviidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilySylviidae
GenusCisticola
Specific Epithetchubbi
Infraspecific Epithetchubbi
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number484118
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID072ddf6a-9251-4f97-b0ec-a0d15a839536
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberJCK-5464
Date Collected2008-07-28
Year2008
Month7
Day28
Start Day of Year28
Locality
CountryDemocratic Republic Congo
State / ProvinceSouth Kivu
Higher GeographyAfrica, Democratic Republic Congo, South Kivu: Itombwe Forest, 1.5 km S Lusaka
ContinentAfrica
LocalityItombwe Forest, 1.5 km S Lusaka
Minimum Elevation in Meters2050
Verbatim Elevation2050 -
Location IDc524d570-fc2a-43bb-82fb-2d6e45507ea1
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-12-4T15:05:35.000CMT
ID072ddf6a-9251-4f97-b0ec-a0d15a839536
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID2196955
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