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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishPlumas
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberP20920
Collected ByAnthony, A.w.
Date Collected1899-10-11

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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 NameOreortyx pictus pictus
Higher ClassficationGalliformes | Odontophoridae | Odontophorinae | Oreortyx
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyOdontophoridae
GenusOreortyx
Specific Epithetpictus
Infraspecific Epithetpictus
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberP20920
Preparationsstudy skin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: UNMARKED MEANS.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P20920
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByANTHONY, A.W.
Collector NumberAWA
Date Collected1899-10-11
Year1899
Month10
Day11
Start Day of Year284
End Day of Year284
Collection RemarksSOURCE: A.W.ANTHONY. Formerly in race Oreortyx pictus palmeri.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyPlumas
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | California | Plumas | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | California | Plumas
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P20920
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=p20920
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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