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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/ParishGreenbrier
LocalityLewisburg
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberE9197
Collected ByHandley Jr, C.o.
Date Collected1937-05-16

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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 NamePasser domesticus
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | PASSERIDAE | | PASSER
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasseridae
GenusPasser
Specific Epithetdomesticus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberE9197
Preparationseggs | complete clutch
Individual Count3
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:E9197
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHANDLEY JR, C.O.
Date Collected1937-05-16
Year1937
Month5
Day16
Start Day of Year136
End Day of Year136
Collection RemarksSOURCE: C.O.HANDLEY SR, 10/22/1976.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceWest Virginia
CountyGreenbrier
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | WEST VIRGINIA | GREENBRIER | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLEWISBURG
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | West Virginia | Greenbrier | LEWISBURG
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-09-06
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:E9197
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=e9197
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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