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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryPeru
State/ProvinceCuzco
LocalityConsuelo, Km 165, 17 Road Km Above (w) Pilcopata
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number291615
Date Collected1981-10-27

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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 NameVeniliornis affinis hilaris
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Aves Piciformes Picidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyPicidae
GenusVeniliornis
Specific Epithetaffinis
Infraspecific Epithethilaris
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number291615
Preparationsalc
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDa4a0637e-18f3-418e-9564-98be588379df
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collector NumberJWF81-079
Date Collected1981-10-27
Year1981
Month10
Day27
Start Day of Year27
Locality
CountryPeru
State / ProvinceCuzco
Higher GeographySouth America, Peru, Cuzco: Consuelo, km 165, 17 road km above (W) Pilcopata
ContinentSouth America
LocalityConsuelo, km 165, 17 road km above (W) Pilcopata
Minimum Elevation in Meters1200
Verbatim Elevation1200 -
Location ID8abb2b9a-b54e-42d6-b6ab-fc83939dcea7
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-9-13T11:27:59.000CMT
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dwc:organismID1544897
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