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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
State/ProvinceRondonia
LocalityCachoeira Nazare, W Bank Rio Jiparana
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number330306
Date Collected1986-06-08

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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 NameBucco capensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Bucconidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyBucconidae
GenusBucco
Specific Epithetcapensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number330306
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID56cbfbdb-7ed3-4540-b24f-9596772ca1ef
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberDFS86-208
Date Collected1986-06-08
Year1986
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year8
Locality
CountryBrazil
State / ProvinceRondonia
Higher GeographySouth America, Brazil, Rondonia: Cachoeira Nazare, W bank Rio Jiparana
ContinentSouth America
LocalityCachoeira Nazare, W bank Rio Jiparana
Minimum Elevation in Meters100
Verbatim Elevation100 -
Location ID733f425b-7051-483a-98d5-596407e3edaf
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-4-7T15:09:52.000CMT
ID56cbfbdb-7ed3-4540-b24f-9596772ca1ef
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1583601
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