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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMarin
LocalityMonterey
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number246995
Collected ByAlvin Seale
Date Collected1897-06-22

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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.

Contacts

Name MCZ Harvard University
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu

Citation

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MCZ:Orn:246995. 246995. Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/271a9ce9-c6d3-4b63-a722-cb0adc48863f. Accessed on December 13, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePtychoramphus aleuticus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Charadriiformes Alcae Alcidae Ptychoramphus aleuticus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyAlcidae
GenusPtychoramphus
Specific Epithetaleuticus
Scientific Name Authors(Pallas, 1811)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Catalog Number246995
Other Catalog Numbersprevious number=46995
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:246995
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByAlvin Seale
Date Collected1897-06-22
Verbatim Date Collected22/6/1897
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksage class: adult
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMarin
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: California: Marin
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMonterey
Verbatim LocalityNorth America, USA, California, Monterey, Monterey
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-02-20 15:27:28.0
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