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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceToliara
LocalityForet De Zombitsy
Latitude-22
Longitude44.71666667
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number360047
Date Collected1993-04-12

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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 NamePhyllastrephus madagascariensis inceleber
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Pycnonotidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPycnonotidae
GenusPhyllastrephus
Specific Epithetmadagascariensis
Infraspecific Epithetinceleber
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number360047
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID5ef7d667-b776-46f2-b53f-c4caff37bbf8
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG-5876
Date Collected1993-04-12
Year1993
Month4
Day12
Start Day of Year12
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceToliara
Higher GeographyAfrica, Madagascar, Toliara: Foret de Zombitsy
ContinentAfrica
LocalityForet de Zombitsy
Decimal Latitude-22
Decimal Longitude44.71666667
Minimum Elevation in Meters870
Verbatim Elevation870 -
Location IDd61c848a-8cdf-4864-b45e-713754bbafe9
Other
Languageen
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dwc:organismID1634865
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