Holotype of Colinus virginianus insulanus

Date Collected:

1888-07-05

North America: United States: Florida: Monroe: Key West | [no specific locality data]

Current Identification
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Galliformes Galli Phasianoidea Phasianidae
Determiner: R. Heber Howe in 1904
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text; Howe 1904 Description: A New Bob-white from the United States;

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Shows Publication: Howe 1904 Description: A New Bob-white from the United States

  • collector number: 6086
  • previous number: 46670

Part Condition Disposition Count
skin (dry) unchecked unknown 1 History
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: Toe pad; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2023-01-12
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2023-01-12   determined by=Nina Black  

Attribute Value Determination On
sex male [no agent data], Method: migration 2010-12-12
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2023-01-12
bare parts coloration Bill = jet black [no agent data]
fat deposition very fat [no agent data]
plumage coloration 'has 3 quill feathers of wing white' [no agent data]
unformatted measurements L = 8 9/10; Ex = 13 1/4; W = 3 13/16; Tail = 2 [no agent data]

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  • Collecting Data: 'captured by cuban in yard near my house' | Type: type of Colinus virginianus insulanus Howe, Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 17, 1904, p. 168 | Data Checked: specimen, card - March 2009 REF |

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • County:
  • Monroe
  • Island:
  • Key West
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • North America, USA, Florida, Key West
  • Georeference:
  • 24.5557020°, -81.782591° (Error radius: 4169m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-07-08 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-07-08)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • unknown
  • Collected On:
  • 1888-07-05
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 5/7/1888
  • Collectors:
  • cuban; J. W. Atkins

  • None

Media type: text; Ornithology 246650;  246651;  246652;  246653;  246654;  246655;  246656;  246657;  246658;  246659;  246661;  246662;  246663;  246664;  246665;  246666;  246667;  246668;  246669;  246670;  246671;  246672;  246673;  246674;  246675;  246676;  246677;  246678;  246679;  246680;  246681;  246683;  246684;  246686;  246687;  246688;  246689;  246690;  246691;  246692;  246693;  246694;  246695;  246696;  246697;  246698;  246699 Description: MCZ Ornithology Brewster Collection 240000-250000, pg.135;

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