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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryKenya
State/ProvinceNyanza
LocalityKavirondo Bay
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number79085
Collected ByFrederick R. Wulsin
Date Collected1915-04-30

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMacronyx croceus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Passeriformes Oscines Motacillidae Macronyx croceus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyMotacillidae
GenusMacronyx
Specific Epithetcroceus
Scientific Name Authors(Vieillot, 1816)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog Number79085
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:79085
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFrederick R. Wulsin
Date Collected1915-04-30
Verbatim Date Collected30/4/1915
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarkssex: male
Locality
CountryKenya
Country CodeKE
State / ProvinceNyanza
Higher GeographyAfrica: Kenya: Nyanza
ContinentAfrica
LocalityKavirondo Bay
Verbatim LocalityAfrica, Kenya, Nyanza, Kavirondo Bay
Verbatim Latitude0d 15m s S
Verbatim Longitude34d 35m s E
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeference RemarksUSBGN
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-05-29 12:03:55.0
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