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MCZ Vertebrate Paleontology 122222

Palaeospiza bella Allen, 1878

Holotype of Palaeospiza bella

Date Collected:

1877

North America: United States: Colorado: Teller | [Masked]

Current Identification
Palaeospiza bella Allen, 1878
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Aves
Determiner: Joel Asaph Allen in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID

Allen 1878, page 381, Figured of Palaeospiza bella Allen, 1878 fig. p. 382, 384
Wetmore 1925, page 183, Figured of Palaeospiza bella Allen, 1878 Text figs. 1, 2 Plates 1-4
Media of type text, Allen 1878. Description:US Geological and Geographical Survey, Vol. 4 no. II

(Media Record)(media file)

Allen 1878 Description: US Geological and Geographical Survey, Vol. 4 no. II

Media of type text, Wetmore 1925. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXVII no. 2

(Media Record)(media file)

Wetmore 1925 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXVII no. 2

Media of type text,  Schevill 1932. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXIV no. 4

(Media Record)(media file)

Schevill 1932 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. LXXIV no. 4

  • original number: 2222
  • previous number: 342222

Part Condition Disposition Count
skeleton (cast/mold) unchecked deaccessioned - gift 1 History
skeleton (cast/mold) fair in collection 1 History (5)
skeleton (fossil) fair in collection 1 History

  • None

  • genoholotype;feathered skeleton

  • None

  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Colorado
  • County:
  • Teller
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/2000251 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Florissant
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Florissant, Colorado
  • Verbatim Coordinates:
  • [Masked]
  • Erathem/Era:
  • Cenozoic By: [No Agent]
  • Period/System:
  • Neogene By: [No Agent]
  • Epoch/Series:
  • Miocene By: [No Agent]
  • Georeference:
  • [Masked], [Masked]
  • Verbatim Coordinates:
  • [Masked]
  • Collecting Source:
  • rock/outcrop
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1877-01-01 / 1877-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1877
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • [verbatim horizon attribute: "Miocene"]
  • Collector:
  • Samuel Hubbard Scudder

  • None

  • None

  • Deaccessions:
    • Deaccessioned

  • None