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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPhilippines
State/ProvinceMindoro
County/ParishOccidental Mindoro
LocalityAbra De Ilog Municipality, 0.15 Km N, 2 Km E Mt Abra De Ilog Peak
Latitude13.4163
Longitude120.61825
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number492191
Date Collected2014-01-19

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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 NamePrioniturus discurus mindorensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Psittaciformes Psittacidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPsittaciformes
FamilyPsittacidae
GenusPrioniturus
Specific Epithetdiscurus
Infraspecific Epithetmindorensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number492191
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID2812b7a0-f6ee-4623-b98d-7a31c6624a45
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberDSB-10103
Date Collected2014-01-19
Year2014
Month1
Day19
Start Day of Year19
Locality
CountryPhilippines
State / ProvinceMindoro
CountyOccidental Mindoro
Higher GeographyAsia, Philippines, Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro: Abra de Ilog Municipality, 0.15 km N, 2 km E Mt Abra de Ilog Peak
ContinentAsia
LocalityAbra de Ilog Municipality, 0.15 km N, 2 km E Mt Abra de Ilog Peak
Decimal Latitude13.41630
Decimal Longitude120.61825
Minimum Elevation in Meters850
Verbatim Elevation850 -
Location IDbfc55e26-124a-499e-bfec-43fe9b620d35
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-9-13T11:24:08.000CMT
ID2812b7a0-f6ee-4623-b98d-7a31c6624a45
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:organismID2890518
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