× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishClallam
LocalityPort Angeles (vicinity)
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberA6579
Collected ByCollector Unknown
Date Collected1986-01-03

From Recordset

http://www.carnegiemnh.org/birds/index.html

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
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NamePodiceps grisegena holboellii
Higher ClassficationPodicipediformes | Podicipedidae | | PODICEPS
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPodicipediformes
FamilyPodicipedidae
GenusPodiceps
Specific Epithetgrisegena
Infraspecific Epithetholboellii
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberA6579
PreparationsFluid Specimen in Alcohol | tissue
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:A6579
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector Unknown
Date Collected1986-01-03
Year1986
Month1
Day3
Start Day of Year3
End Day of Year3
Field NotesHOW COLLECTED: OIL SPILL.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: BURKE MUSEUM, 7/07/1991. BANDS: USFWS 1427-05063.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyClallam
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Washington | Clallam | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPORT ANGELES (VICINITY)
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Washington | Clallam | PORT ANGELES (VICINITY)
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:A6579
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=a6579
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
specimen list