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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceToliara
County/ParishFivondronana De Tolagnaro
LocalityForet Cascade, 12.2 Km Ne Manambaro, 8.3 Km Nw Fort Dauphin
Latitude-24
Longitude46.93333333
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number352874
Date Collected1990-09-30

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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 NameCalicalicus madagascariensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Vangidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyVangidae
GenusCalicalicus
Specific Epithetmadagascariensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number352874
Preparationsalc,tiss
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID2cebd41d-daaa-474e-94ba-42bf83af86b7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG 4045
Date Collected1990-09-30
Year1990
Month9
Day30
Start Day of Year30
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceToliara
CountyFivondronana de Tolagnaro
Higher GeographyAfrica, Madagascar, Toliara, Fivondronana de Tolagnaro: Foret Cascade, 12.2 km NE Manambaro, 8.3 km NW Fort Dauphin
ContinentAfrica
LocalityForet Cascade, 12.2 km NE Manambaro, 8.3 km NW Fort Dauphin
Decimal Latitude-24
Decimal Longitude46.93333333
Minimum Elevation in Meters60
Verbatim Elevation60 -
Location ID374f7934-c84c-4b23-9183-eb2cfb9fcb34
Other
Languageen
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