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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishSaint Joseph
LocalityThree Rivers
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberP169281
Collected ByWong, S.
Date Collected1989-06-06

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCeryle alcyon
Higher ClassficationCoraciiformes | Alcedinidae | CERYLINAE | CERYLE
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCoraciiformes
FamilyAlcedinidae
GenusCeryle
Specific Epithetalcyon
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberP169281
PreparationsStudy Skin | tissue
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: GONADS, TESTES LEFT 8 X 6 MM, RIGHT 6 X 4 MM.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P169281
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWONG, S.
Collector NumberKNC 9719
Date Collected1989-06-06
Year1989
Month6
Day6
Start Day of Year157
End Day of Year157
Field NotesHOW COLLECTED: WINDOW KILL. PREPARATOR: ROGERS, S.P. WEIGHT: 155 G. ON 10/22/1990. FAT: LIGHT. PREP COMMENT: NO MOLT.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: KALAMAZOO NATURE CENTER, 7/18/1990.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountySaint Joseph
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Michigan | St. Joseph | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTHREE RIVERS
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Michigan | St. Joseph | THREE RIVERS
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P169281
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=p169281
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
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