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  • Ornithology 342222 MCZ Ornithology
  • Palaeospiza bella
  • skeleton (dry); partial skin (cast)
  • Florissant, Colorado
  • North America: United States: Colorado
  • 1877 (1877-01-01 - 1877-12-31)
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Palaeospiza bella Allen, 1878
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Palaeospiza bella
Identified by Samuel Hubbard Scudder
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Colorado
Specific Locality: Florissant, Colorado
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: 38.945758° -105.289436° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 5762 m
Katherine Eldridge; 2019-07-29; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1877 (1877-01-01 - 1877-12-31)
original number: 2222
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial skin (cast) good deaccessioned - transfer (internal) 1
skeleton (dry) good deaccessioned - transfer (internal) 1
Media of type 3D model, MCZ:Orn:342222 Identified as Palaeospiza bella.

3D model (text/html)
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