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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryEl Salvador
State/ProvinceAhuachapan
County/ParishMunicipio San Pedro Puxtla
LocalityCanton Concepcion
Latitude13
Longitude-89
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number433991
Date Collected2002-01-16

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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 NameHylocharis eliciae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Apodiformes Trochilidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderApodiformes
FamilyTrochilidae
GenusHylocharis
Specific Epitheteliciae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number433991
Preparationsalc,tiss
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDac0636ed-daee-4c49-bfeb-1d5a208cad4f
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberBJO-689
Date Collected2002-01-16
Year2002
Month1
Day16
Start Day of Year16
Locality
CountryEl Salvador
State / ProvinceAhuachapan
CountyMunicipio San Pedro Puxtla
Higher GeographyNorth America, El Salvador, Ahuachapan, Municipio San Pedro Puxtla: Canton Concepcion
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCanton Concepcion
Decimal Latitude13
Decimal Longitude-89
Minimum Elevation in Meters950
Verbatim Elevation950 -
Location ID262f0948-d7eb-4837-96ca-a9f58aadcdc4
Other
Languageen
Modified2020-2-11T08:27:57.000CMT
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dwc:organismID1708716
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