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Specimen Record

ContinentAustralia
CountryAustralia
State/ProvinceQueensland
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number56047
Collected ByMilton J. Flood
Date Collected1896-12-30

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSterna albifrons sinensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Charadriiformes Lari Laridae Sterna albifrons sinensis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusSterna
Specific Epithetalbifrons
Infraspecific Epithetsinensis
Scientific Name AuthorsGmelin, 1789
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Identification RemarksAge: juvenile plumage |
Catalog Number56047
Other Catalog Numbersprevious number=B313
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:56047
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMilton J. Flood
Date Collected1896-12-30
Verbatim Date Collected30/12/1896
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksage class: immature; sex: female; unformatted measurements: WL = 156; Tl = 57; BL = 20
Locality
CountryAustralia
State / ProvinceQueensland
Higher GeographyOceania: Australia: Queensland
ContinentOceania
Verbatim LocalityAustralia, Australia, Queensland
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-08-18 14:18:04.0
IDMCZ:Orn:56047
dcterms:referenceshttp://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Orn:56047
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:dynamicProperties{"age class":"immature", "sex":"female", "unformatted measurements":"WL = 156; Tl = 57; BL = 20"}
dwc:dispositionunknown
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dwc:institutionIDb4640710-8e03-11d8-b956-b8a03c50a862
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