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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryGabon
State/ProvinceWoleu-ntem
LocalityMinvoul, 31 Km Ese, Along Iobt Trail (pk 29)
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number389351
Date Collected1998-02-09

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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 NameCriniger calurus calurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Passeriformes Pycnonotidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPycnonotidae
GenusCriniger
Specific Epithetcalurus
Infraspecific Epithetcalurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number389351
Preparationsalc,tiss
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDb4be47c2-4c3a-45e3-a94d-07a503d73531
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberSMG-9912
Date Collected1998-02-09
Year1998
Month2
Day9
Start Day of Year9
Locality
CountryGabon
State / ProvinceWoleu-Ntem
Higher GeographyAfrica, Gabon, Woleu-Ntem: Minvoul, 31 km ESE, along IOBT trail (PK 29)
ContinentAfrica
LocalityMinvoul, 31 km ESE, along IOBT trail (PK 29)
Minimum Elevation in Meters600
Verbatim Elevation600 -
Location ID7f5dd53b-8261-48f7-b97e-6605fb5cb526
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-12-31T12:54:41.000CMT
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1664201
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