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MCZ Ornithology 32966

Phoeniculus purpureus (Miller, 1784)

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1885-03-10

Africa: South Africa: Western Cape | Knysna

Current Identification
Phoeniculus purpureus (Miller, 1784)
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Coraciiformes Coracii Phoeniculidae
Common Name(s): Green Woodhoopoe; Red-billed wood hoopoe
Determiner: Jeremiah R. Trimble on 2015-01-08
Nature of ID: expert ID

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Part Condition Disposition Count
skin (mounted) good on loan 1 History

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  • Bought of Prof. H. A. Ward; received from A. Agassiz, March 10, 1885 |

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  • Continent:
  • Africa
  • Country:
  • South Africa
  • State/Province:
  • Western Cape
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7017584 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Knysna
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Forests of Knysna, S. Africa
  • Georeference:
  • -34.036643, 23.0497040 (Error radius: 7388m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2020-03-16 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Method:
  • Found in Museum
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1885-03-10
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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Media of type text, Ornithology 32956;32957;32964;32965;32968;32970;32959;32961;32962;32966. Description:MCZ Ornithology Birds 030001-035910, pg.119

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Ornithology Description: MCZ Ornithology Birds 030001-035910, pg.119

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