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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
State/ProvinceAntananarivo
LocalityAndranomay, 2 Km Nne, 13 Km Se Anjozorobe
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number384715
Date Collected1996-12-20

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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 NameMystacornis crossleyi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Timaliidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTimaliidae
GenusMystacornis
Specific Epithetcrossleyi
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number384715
Preparationsalc,tiss
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence ID10c659de-8ecd-40bd-9d76-62ff039e7377
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG-8648
Date Collected1996-12-20
Year1996
Month12
Day20
Start Day of Year20
Locality
CountryMadagascar
State / ProvinceAntananarivo
Higher GeographyAfrica, Madagascar, Antananarivo: Andranomay, 2 km NNE, 13 km SE Anjozorobe
ContinentAfrica
LocalityAndranomay, 2 km NNE, 13 km SE Anjozorobe
Decimal Longitude43.95
Minimum Elevation in Meters1300
Verbatim Elevation1300 -
Location ID5a527b48-a728-4441-a327-723c34377464
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-11-20T15:45:35.000CMT
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dwc:organismID1659567
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