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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryGuinea-bissau
LocalityBissao
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number153605
Collected ByH. Uhlenhuth
Date Collected1932-03-16

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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
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLamprotornis purpureus purpureus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Passeriformes Oscines Sturnidae Lamprotornis purpureus purpureus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilySturnidae
GenusLamprotornis
Specific Epithetpurpureus
Infraspecific Epithetpurpureus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog Number153605
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=249
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:153605
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH. Uhlenhuth
Collector Number249
Date Collected1932-03-16
Verbatim Date Collected16/3/1932
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksbare parts coloration: Iris = yellow; Bill = black; Feet = black; sex: female
Locality
CountryGuinea-Bissau
Higher GeographyAfrica: Guinea-Bissau
ContinentAfrica
LocalityBissao
Verbatim LocalityAfrica, Portuguese East Africa [=Guinea-Bissau], Bissao
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-06-04 14:41:49.0
IDMCZ:Orn:153605
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dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
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dwc:dispositionunknown
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