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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
Latitude27.8703803
Longitude-82.8549806
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number378903

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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 NameAnous stolidus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Charadriiformes Laridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusAnous
Specific Epithetstolidus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number378903
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID948bc69e-a44c-456b-9756-af6514790adb
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberWH-159
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
Higher GeographyNorth America, USA, Florida
ContinentNorth America
Decimal Latitude27.8703803
Decimal Longitude-82.8549806
Verbatim Elevation-
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines, GBIF Best Practices
Location Remarksdecimal degrees
Location ID2c53b1d2-e7a9-4208-8a35-f9b1fc9ed580
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-11-15T15:52:09.000CMT
ID948bc69e-a44c-456b-9756-af6514790adb
dwc:datasetIDbirds-11-may-2020
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dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1653743
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