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Quelea cardinalis cardinalis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Friedmann. October 17, 1931. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington. 44: 119.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Indunumara Mountains, ca 10 mi S of Lake Rudolf, Rift Valley, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
16 Jul 1912
Common name:
Cardinal Quelea
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Ploceidae
Published Name:
Quelea cardinalis cardinalis
Quelea cardinalis pallida Friedmann
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23055
USNM Number:
247325
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d7de33a4-bd79-4453-bca8-0647c6c18e29
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301493
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Lagonosticta rhodopareia rhodopareia

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expediti0n (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. September 20, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (14): 4.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Gardula, near, Gato River, Gamo Gofa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
19 Apr 1912
Common name:
Jameson's Firefinch
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Estrildidae
Published Name:
Lagonosticta rhodopareia rhodopareia
Lagonosticta rubricata fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 21388
USNM Number:
247543
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38c674916-33f4-4501-a322-24d189ec282a
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301500
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Estrilda rhodopyga centralis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. July 31, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (9): 1.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Gardula, near, Gato River, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
2 May 1912
Common name:
Crimson-rumped Waxbill
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Estrildidae
Published Name:
Estrilda rhodopyga centralis
Estrilda rhodopyga polia Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 21687
USNM Number:
247436
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3177cc4db-4842-45fa-9893-4d07bc7725fe
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301504
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Lonchura malabarica orientalis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. September 20, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (14): 4.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Indunumara Mountains, S base of, 10 mi SE of Lake Rudolf, Rift Valley, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
16 Jul 1912
Common name:
African Silverbill
Warbling Silverbill
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Estrildidae
Published Name:
Lonchura malabarica orientalis
Aidemosyne cantans meridionalis Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23048
USNM Number:
247534
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3301efe33-03b4-406b-a18e-36b649d30032
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301510
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Zosterops abyssinicus flavilateralis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. November 29, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (20): 6.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Bowlder Hill, Thika River (Murang'a District Formerly Fort Hall District), Murang'A, Central Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
28 Aug 1912
Common name:
Abyssinian White-eye
Pale White-eye
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Zosteropidae
Published Name:
Zosterops abyssinicus flavilateralis
Zosterops senegalensis fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23936
USNM Number:
245874
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/306788bec-00f0-471d-86e6-afdcbdd56562
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_4300780
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Ploceus baglafecht reichenowi

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. September 20, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (14): 1.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Aletta, Sidamo, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Mar 1912
Common name:
Baglafecht Weaver
Baglafecht Weaver (Reichenow's)
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Ploceidae
Published Name:
Ploceus baglafecht reichenowi
Othyphantes fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 20628
USNM Number:
247071
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3154bc6d1-2b5b-4006-a7ae-20322cddbe68
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4301426
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Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus similis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Abyssinian Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Friedmann. January 20, 1930. Occas. Pap. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 5: 252.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Sadi Malka, Point Where Jibuti-Addis Ababa Railway Crosses Hawash River, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1911
Common name:
Orange-breasted Bushshrike
Sulphur-breasted Bushshrike
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Laniidae
Published Name:
Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus similis
Telophorus sulfureopectus similis
Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus fricki Friedmann
USNM Number:
245461
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ea89d8aa-6ad2-4ce3-8e6f-bf785876c1fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294685
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Mirafra pulpa

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Friedmann. July 3, 1930. Auk. 47 (3): 418.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Archer'S Post, near, N Ewaso Ng'Iro River, Northern Frontier, North-Eastern Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
2 Aug 1912
Common name:
Friedmann's Lark
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Alaudidae
Published Name:
Mirafra pulpa
Mirafra candida Friedmann
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23386
USNM Number:
246221
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/344983c94-10db-45d1-b2de-40d985abbb70
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4293456

Parus afer thruppi

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Abyssinian Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. November 29, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (20): 5.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Dire Dawa, E Ethiopia, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
9 Dec 1911
Common name:
Acacia Tit
Somali Tit
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Paridae
Published Name:
Parus afer thruppi
Melaniparus afer fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 19581
USNM Number:
245844
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f0fdb54f-3676-42cb-a279-cd875fe6d8e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4293850

Andropadus importunus insularis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Expedition To Ethiopia And Kenya Colony  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. February 16, 1914. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (25): 4.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Endoto Mountain, N base, between Lake Rudolph and Archer's Post, Northern Frontier, North-Eastern Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
20 Jul 1912
Common name:
Sombre Greenbul
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Pycnonotidae
Published Name:
Andropadus importunus insularis
Pycnonotus importunus fricki
Andropadus fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23110
USNM Number:
244778
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36c5e470d-bfc4-4f32-ac9a-08e951c72e1a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294001

Chlorocichla flaviventris centralis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition To Ethiopia And Kenya Colony  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. February 16, 1914. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (25): 3.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Mount Kenya, NE slopes, Meru Forest, Meru, Eastern Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
10 Aug 1912
Common name:
Yellow-bellied Greenbul
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Pycnonotidae
Published Name:
Chlorocichla flaviventris centralis
Chlorocichla flaviventris meruensis Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23546
USNM Number:
244777
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3481690ca-0b74-4922-b5e8-26e9460ed997
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294005

Phyllastrephus strepitans

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Expedition To Ethiopia And Kenya Colony  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. February 16, 1914. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (25): 1.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Tana River, below Camp No. 4, Central Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
17 Aug 1912
Common name:
Northern Brownbul
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Pycnonotidae
Published Name:
Phyllastrephus strepitans
Phyllastrephus strepitans fricki Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23716
USNM Number:
244836
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38e181852-4c0b-4bcb-929b-87edf25c82ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294006

Phyllastrephus cerviniventris

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Expedition To Ethiopia And Kenya Colony  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. February 16, 1914. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (25): 2.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Upper Tana River, Above Falls, On Government Trail, Tharaka District (?), Central Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1912
Common name:
Gray-olive Greenbul
Grey-olive Greenbul
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Pycnonotidae
Published Name:
Phyllastrephus cerviniventris
Phyllastrephus cerviniventris lonnbergi Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23569
USNM Number:
244837
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bb40f807-19ca-47e3-aadb-8b0d4d7f0a82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294007

Bradypterus barratti mariae

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. November 29, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (20): 3.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Escarpment, Station on the Uganda Railway, between Nairobi and Naivasha, Kiambu, Central Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
10 Sep 1912
Common name:
Evergreen Forest Warbler
Evergreen-forest Warbler (Volcanic)
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Bradypterus barratti mariae
Bradypterus babaeculus fraterculus Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 24190
USNM Number:
244935
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cee5c505-475e-48e6-a405-127a21cdc72f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294492
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Sylvietta whytii loringi

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. November 29, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (20): 4.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Gardula, near, Gato River, Gamo Gofa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
6 Apr 1912
Common name:
Red-faced Crombec
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Sylvietta whytii loringi
Sylvietta whytii abayensis Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 21057
USNM Number:
245199
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c60112a3-6a95-4f61-8d15-96036eb69d9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294503
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Cisticola chiniana fricki

Collector:
Childs Frick  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. August 30, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (11): 3.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Southern Abaya Lake, =White Lake Abaya, E Shore, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
20 Mar 1912
Common name:
Rattling Cisticola
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Cisticola chiniana fricki
Cisticola subruficapilla fricki Mearns
USNM Number:
217992
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/352bbfd3d-3050-4dcc-ac3a-b74c213db909
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294507
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Cisticola bodessa bodessa

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. August 30, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (11): 2.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Bodessa, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
27 May 1912
Common name:
Boran Cisticola
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Cisticola bodessa bodessa
Cisticola subruficapilla bodessa Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 21896
USNM Number:
245778
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3dddd1a27-668c-4f53-b719-eaac6edb2609
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294508
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Cisticola natalensis inexpectata

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. August 30, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (11): 1.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Southern Abaya Lake, SE Shore, Ethiopia, Africa
Collection Date:
21 Mar 1912
Common name:
Croaking Cisticola
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Cisticola natalensis inexpectata
Cisticola robusta abaya Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 20797
USNM Number:
245693
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a7982f88-e9cf-45cf-8074-20a7a205370e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294513
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Cisticola natalensis kapitensis

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick African Expedition (1911-1912)  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Mearns. August 30, 1913. Smithsonian Misc. Coll. 61 (11): 2.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Upper Tana River, Left Bank Between Lat 0~12' S, Long 38~00' E and Mouth of Thika River, "Camp No. 5", Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
19 Aug 1912
Common name:
Croaking Cisticola
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sylviidae, Sylviinae
Published Name:
Cisticola natalensis kapitensis
Cisticola robusta tana Mearns
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23756
USNM Number:
245695
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37da23b6e-8e9d-4182-8cad-53617b98f2b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294515
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Macronyx aurantiigula

Collector:
DR. Edgar A. Mearns  Search this
Expedition:
Childs Frick Expedition To Ethiopia And Kenya Colony  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Friedmann. May 7, 1930. Occas. Pap. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 5: 266.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Upper Tana River, Above Falls, On Government Trail, Tharaka District (?), Central Province, Kenya, Africa
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1912
Common name:
Pangani Longclaw
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Motacillidae
Published Name:
Macronyx aurantiigula
Macronyx aurantigula subocularis Friedmann
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 23574
USNM Number:
246154
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/380418cea-1f41-47d4-b22d-0ad5212324cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4294664
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