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  • Ornithology 342991 MCZ Ornithology
  • Dromas ardeola
  • skeleton (dry)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Africa: Tanzania: Zanzibar
  • 1863 (1863-01-01 - 1863-12-31)
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Dromas ardeola
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves Neornithes Charadriiformes Charadrii Dromadoidea Dromadidae Dromas ardeola
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Tanzania
Island: Zanzibar
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Indian Ocean, Tanzania, Zanzibar
Collecting Source: unknown
Coordinates: -6.119637° 39.351499° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 48164 m
Rachel L. Hawkins Sipe; 2020-05-26; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1863 (1863-01-01 - 1863-12-31)
previous number: 2991
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
skeleton (dry) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: Data Checked: specimen - August 2009 DTT |
Media of type 3D model, MCZ:Orn:342991 Identified as Dromas ardeola.

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Media of type text, Ornithology 342976;342978;342980;342981;342982;342983;342985;342987;342988;342989;342991;342995;342996;342999;342990;342992;342993. Description:MCZ Ornithology Skeletal Collection bones-340001, pg.124

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MCZ Ornithology Skeletal Collection bones-340001, pg.124