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  • Ornithology 337607 MCZ Ornithology
  • Gavia stellata
  • skeleton (dry)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2010-12-12)
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Gavia stellata (Pontoppidan, 1763)
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Gaviiformes Gaviidae Gavia stellata
Colimbo menor; Plongeon catmarin; Red-throated Diver; Red-throated Loon
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: North America, USA, Massachusetts
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: 42.193048° -71.594044° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 173657 m
Emily Blank; 2020-03-19; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2010-12-12)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
collector number 2: MCZ FN 03-413
previous number: T.V. 03-171
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
skeleton (dry) unchecked unknown 1
sex: male
[no agent data], 2010-12-12, migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data], 2010-12-12, migration
Media of type 3D model, MCZ:Orn:337607 Identified as Gavia stellata.

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