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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
County/ParishAllegheny
LocalityShaler Township
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog NumberA2792
Collected ByKolek, G.
Date Collected1981-05-19

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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 NameSpizella passerina
Higher ClassficationPasseriformes | EMBERIZIDAE | EMBERIZINAE | SPIZELLA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyEmberizidae
GenusSpizella
Specific Epithetpasserina
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberA2792
PreparationsFluid Specimen in Alcohol | tissue
Individual Count1
Life Stagenatal
Sexunknown
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeBirds
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:A2792
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByKOLEK, G.
Date Collected1981-05-19
Year1981
Month5
Day19
Start Day of Year139
End Day of Year139
Collection RemarksSOURCE: G.KOLEK.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvincePennsylvania
CountyAllegheny
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | PENNSYLVANIA | ALLEGHENY | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySHALER TOWNSHIP
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Pennsylvania | Allegheny | SHALER TOWNSHIP
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-10
IDurn:catalog:CM:Birds:A2792
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/birds?id=a2792
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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