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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishKing Co.
LocalitySeattle, Beacon Hill.
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number93954
Date Collected1936-01-09

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/ornithology-mammalogy-collection

The electronic catalog of the ornithology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFulica americana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Gruiformes; Rallidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyRallidae
GenusFulica
Specific Epithetamericana
Scientific Name AuthorsGmelin, 1789
Specimen
Identified ByDouglas J. Long
Date Identified2005-11-11 00:00:00.0
Catalog Number93954
Preparationsbird
Life Stageadult
SexU
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeORN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:93954
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Date Collected1936-01-09
Verbatim Date Collected9 January 1936
Year1936
Month1
Day9
Collection RemarksSet of 2 sclerotic rings mounted to card. From study by E.L. Curtis & R.C. Miller; AUK 1938, v. 55, pp. 225-243. Gift of R.C. Miller in 1967, no acc. No.
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyKing Co.
Higher GeographyNorth America; USA; Washington; King Co.
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySeattle, Beacon Hill.
Other
Languageen
Modified2010-02-12T19:02:02Z
IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:93954
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:dynamicPropertiessclerotic rings
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