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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryEthiopia
LocalityRiviere Hoache
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number136438
Collected ByTrofimoff, M.
Date Collected1915-03-15

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameQuelea quelea aethiopica
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Passeriformes Oscines Ploceidae Quelea quelea aethiopica
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPloceidae
GenusQuelea
Specific Epithetquelea
Infraspecific Epithetaethiopica
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog Number136438
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1869
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:136438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTrofimoff, M.
Collector Number1869
Date Collected1915-03-15
Verbatim Date Collected15/3/1915
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksbare parts coloration: Iris = dark cinnamon; sex: female
Locality
CountryEthiopia
Higher GeographyAfrica: Ethiopia
ContinentAfrica
LocalityRiviere Hoache
Verbatim LocalityAfrica, Abyssinia [=Ethiopia], Riviere Hoache
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-06-12 17:29:57.0
IDMCZ:Orn:136438
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dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
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