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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryKenya
State/ProvinceEastern
LocalityIsiolo (20 Mi E)
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberP140230
Collected ByTwomey, A.c. And Williams, J.
Date Collected1960-07-02

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The section cares for over 187,000 specimens of birds, and a database over 206,000 records which include exchanged specimens and other specimens no longer in the collection. The most important of these are the 519 holotypes and 40 syntypes. We also care for approximately 196 extinct birds as well as specimens of many rare species collected decades if not more than a century ago. The collection on whole is ranked roughly ninth in the United States. The Carnegie Collection has over 154,000 study skins, almost 16,000 skeletons of which over 5650 have an accompanying spread wing prepared, many with tails, over 10,000 egg sets, 6760 fluid specimens, 440 flat skins and about 1250 taxidermy mounts.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTchagra cruentus hilgerti
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | LANIIDAE | MALACONOTINAE | TCHAGRA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyMalaconotidae
GenusTchagra
Specific Epithetcruentus
Infraspecific Epithethilgerti
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberP140230
Preparationsstudy skin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Reproductive ConditionHOW SEXED: UNMARKED MEANS.
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P140230
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByTWOMEY, A.C. AND WILLIAMS, J.
Collector Number692
Date Collected1960-07-02
Year1960
Month7
Day2
Start Day of Year184
End Day of Year184
Field NotesSOFT PARTS COLOR ON LABEL. STOMACH CONTENTS: INSECTS.
Collection RemarksSOURCE: A.C.TWOMEY.
Locality
CountryKenya
Country CodeKE
State / ProvinceEastern
Higher GeographyAfrica | Kenya | Eastern | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
LocalityISIOLO (20 MI E)
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Kenya | Eastern | ISIOLO (20 MI E)
Maximum Elevation in Meters609.6
Minimum Elevation in Meters609.6
Verbatim Elevation2000FT
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:P140230
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=p140230
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
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