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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryArgentina
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number290479
Date Collected1981-01-30

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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 NameAratinga leucophthalmus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Psittaciformes Psittacidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusAratinga
Specific Epithetleucophthalmus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number290479
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID7fb61fbd-4d99-4d70-918f-243eee40fe8d
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberZ-088
Date Collected1981-01-30
Year1981
Month1
Day30
Start Day of Year30
Locality
CountryArgentina
Higher GeographySouth America, Argentina
ContinentSouth America
Verbatim Elevation-
Location ID96991595-370f-4508-91cc-0ab6a5f35802
Other
Languageen
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
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dwc:organismID1543762
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