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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySouth Africa
State/ProvinceEastern Cape Province
County/ParishGamtoos District
LocalityShumba Game Reserve, J. P. Kleinhans' Property
Latitude-33.77936
Longitude24.85894
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number97642
Collected ByJohn P. Dumbacher
Date Collected2004-12-11

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/ornithology-mammalogy-collection

The electronic catalog of the ornithology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePloceus capensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Ploceidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPloceidae
GenusPloceus
Specific Epithetcapensis
Scientific Name Authors(Linnaeus, 1766)
Specimen
Identified ByJohn P. Dumbacher
Date Identified2004-12-11 00:00:00.0
Catalog Number97642
PreparationsFluid Post-cran in ETOH; TISSUE; Skin Study
Life StageAdult?
SexF
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeORN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:97642
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJohn P. Dumbacher
Collector NumberJPD352
Date Collected2004-12-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 December 2004
Year2004
Month12
Day11
Collection RemarksCollected on CAS 2004 expedition to South Africa. See accession file for more information. Total: 182.0mm; Wing: 90mm; Tail: 57.0mm; Tarsus: 26.2mm; Bill depth: 9.0mm; Nares to tip: 17.6mm.
Locality
CountrySouth Africa
State / ProvinceEastern Cape Province
CountyGamtoos District
Higher GeographyAfrica; South Africa; Eastern Cape Province; Gamtoos District
ContinentAfrica
LocalityShumba Game Reserve, J. P. Kleinhans' Property
Decimal Latitude-33.77936
Decimal Longitude24.85894
Verbatim Latitude33° 46' 45.7" S
Verbatim Longitude24° 51' 32.2" E
Maximum Elevation in Meters165.0
Minimum Elevation in Meters165.0
Verbatim Elevation165m
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-02T22:47:30Z
IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:97642
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dwc:dynamicPropertiesFat=Moderate furcular, light tract.; Colors=Iris cream; bill black above and tip, tan at base; legs tan.; Skull 100% ossified. Primary 3 molting both wings, no tail or body molt.; Weight=4.8g
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