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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceToliara
County/ParishFivondronana De Tolagnaro
LocalityForet D'ankapoky, 13 Km Ne Amboasary Sud, 21 Km Nw Ranopiso
Latitude-24
Longitude46.51666667
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number352801
Date Collected1990-10-13

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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 NameCoua cristata pyropyga
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Cuculiformes Cuculidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCuculiformes
FamilyCuculidae
GenusCoua
Specific Epithetcristata
Infraspecific Epithetpyropyga
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number352801
Preparationsalc,tiss
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDe33af1dd-15b2-4473-898b-b4010d322e45
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG-4183
Date Collected1990-10-13
Year1990
Month10
Day13
Start Day of Year13
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceToliara
CountyFivondronana de Tolagnaro
Higher GeographyAfrica, Madagascar, Toliara, Fivondronana de Tolagnaro: Foret d'Ankapoky, 13 km NE Amboasary Sud, 21 km NW Ranopiso
ContinentAfrica
LocalityForet d'Ankapoky, 13 km NE Amboasary Sud, 21 km NW Ranopiso
Decimal Latitude-24
Decimal Longitude46.51666667
Minimum Elevation in Meters75
Verbatim Elevation75 -
Location ID08ee9f07-28bb-4fc4-9e05-5a4274a9d1bf
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-9-13T11:25:28.000CMT
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