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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryFalkland Islands
LocalityPort Stephens
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number70665
Collected ByWinthrop Sprague Brooks
Date Collected1915-12-16

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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 MCZ Harvard University
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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
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSterna hirundinacea
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Charadriiformes Lari Laridae Sterna hirundinacea
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusSterna
Specific Epithethirundinacea
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCatalog
Catalog Number70665
Other Catalog Numbersprevious number=1188
Preparationsskin (dry)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeOrn
Occurrence IDMCZ:Orn:70665
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWinthrop Sprague Brooks
Date Collected1915-12-16
Verbatim Date Collected16/12/1915
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksage class: adult; sex: male
Locality
CountryFalkland Islands
Higher GeographySouth America: Falkland Islands: Falkland Islands: West Falkland
ContinentSouth America
Island GroupFalkland Islands
IslandWest Falkland
LocalityPort Stephens
Verbatim LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Falkland Islands, Falkland Islands, Port Stephens
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-06-04 13:56:33.0
IDMCZ:Orn:70665
dcterms:referenceshttp://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Orn:70665
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:dynamicProperties{"age class":"adult", "sex":"male"}
dwc:dispositionunknown
dwc:institutionIDb4640710-8e03-11d8-b956-b8a03c50a862
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