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Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History

James C. Greenway

Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History

by James C. Greenway

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Museum of Natural History.,
  • Birds -- Type specimens -- Catalogs and collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 318-331.

    Statement[by] James C. Greenway, Jr.
    SeriesBulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, v. 150, article 3;, Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History ;, v. 150, article 3, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH1 .A4 vol. 150, art. 3, etc., QL677.2 .A4 vol. 150, art. 3, etc.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5082701M
    LC Control Number74153764

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    Welcome to the Department of Ornithology at the American Museum of Natural History. The Department of Ornithology maintains one of the largest collections of bird specimens in the world. The research collections of the Department number nearly one million specimens; these include skins, skeletons, alcoholic preparations, eggs, nests, and tissue.   Jason visits New York's AMNH, where collections manager Paul Sweet gives him a special, behind-the-scenes look at one of the largest avian assortments in the world, which includes specimens of the.

    The novel Murder at the Museum of Natural History, by Michael Jahn (), features the museum. As the "New York Museum of Natural History", the museum is a favorite setting in many Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child novels, including Relic (), Reliquary (), The Cabinet of Curiosities (), and The Book of the Dead ().Location: Central Park West at th Street, New York .   Updated to reflect all the latest taxonomic data, American Museum of Natural History Birds of North America is the complete photographic guide to the species of birds found in the United States and Canada. Ideal for the armchair bird enthusiast or dedicated bird watcher, this book includes stunning full-color photographs revealing individual species with unrivaled clarity.5/5(1).


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About this book This 12th and last part of Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History includes taxa in the passerine families included in volume 15 of Peters' Check-list of Birds of the World (Mayr and Greenway, ).

Abstract: This eighth part of Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History includes taxa covered in volume 12 of the Check-list of Birds of the World (Paynter, ) except for the families Zosteropidae and Meliphagidae, which will comprise a separate part.

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This 11th part of “Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History” includes taxa in the passerine families included in volume 14 of Peters' Check-list of birds of the world (Paynter, ). The original description of each name has been consulted and the currently accepted name of the taxon has been listed with reference to recent by: 1.

The book revolutionised natural history art, portraying birds full of drama and life in their natural habitat. You can look at (but can't touch) one of the original engraved plates from The Birds of America in the Treasures gallery above Hintze Hall.

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a selection of eggs ranging from those of the tiny hummingbird to the giant elephant bird. two passenger pigeon specimens, a species that once numbered in the billions and is now extinct.

framed prints from John James Audubon's famous The Birds of America book. a beautiful painting of the extinct great auk. This eighth part of “Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History” includes taxa covered in volume 12 of the Check-list of Birds of the World (Paynter, ) except for Author: Mary Lecroy.

Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, no. This ninth part of Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History includes taxa in the families Zosteropidae and Meliphagidae in Volume 12 of the Check-list of birds of the world, by James L.

Peters and subsequent authors. American Museum of Natural History Central Park West New York, NY Phone: Open daily from 10 am - pm except on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History part Passeriformes: Emberizidae: Emberizinae, Catamblyrhynchinae, Cardinalinae, Thraupinae, and Tersininae.

Bulletins listed on this page may be ordered directly through this site; many earlier bulletins are. Type Specimens of Birds in the American Museum of Natural History. Part Passeriformes: Parulidae, Drepanididae, Vireonidae, Icteridae, Fringillinae, Carduelinae.

Version History BibTeX @MISC{Passeriformes03typespecimens, author = {Part Passeriformes and Alaudidae Hirundinidae and Vangidae Bombycillidae and Mary Lecroy}, title = {TYPE SPECIMENS OF BIRDS IN THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY.}, year = {} }.Get this from a library! Type specimens of birds in the American Museum of Natural History.

[James C Greenway; Mary Lecroy; Richard Sloss; American Museum of Natural History.].Type specimens of fossil birds in the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology are not included in this list.

Abbreviations for museum collections mentioned in this list are: AMNH = American Museum of Natural History (New York), BM = British Museum (Natural History), FMNH = Field Museum of Natural History.