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Falco sparverius

Collector:
L. D. Kilborn  Search this
Preparation:
Egg(s)
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Marshalttown, Iowa, United States, North America
Collection Date:
24 Apr 1896
Common name:
American Kestrel
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Falconiformes, Falconidae
Published Name:
Falco sparverius
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 360 1/6
USNM Number:
B43854
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e73816a5-746c-404e-aa5d-73078707af2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4170448

"Victory breeds hatred, for the vanquished is stricken with suffering; but the tranquil man lives in happiness, disregarding both victory and defeat."--Buddha, The Dhammapada, verse 201. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man.

Artist:
Matazo Kayama, Japanese, born Kyoto, Japan 1927  Search this
Medium:
gouache, metallic gouache, and opaque white on dyed paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (37.7 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1961
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
Religion\Buddhism  Search this
Animal\bird\raven  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.142
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74d02db63-4dae-4da6-848b-51a5558c32cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.124.142

Cynanthus latirostris magicus

Collector:
E. W. Nelson  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Querendaro, Michoacan De Ocampo, Mexico, North America
Collection Date:
7 Aug 1892
Common name:
Broad-billed Hummingbird
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Apodiformes, Trochilidae
Published Name:
Cynanthus latirostris magicus
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 304
USNM Number:
155349
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39a5ab7c8-52b2-4585-b675-ec120496480e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4338971

Aglaiocercus kingi caudatus

Collector:
Lieutenant W. Robinson  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Sierra Nevada, Merida, Venezuela, South America
Collection Date:
21 Apr 1911
Common name:
Long-tailed Sylph
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Apodiformes, Trochilidae
Published Name:
Aglaiocercus kingi caudatus
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 2693
USNM Number:
309960
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35cbba327-decb-41df-b243-91d6b4ff167c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4348038

Fringilla montifringilla

Collector:
Reverend David C. Graham  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Suifu, Sichuan, China, Asia
Collection Date:
5 Apr 1924
Common name:
Brambling
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae, Fringillinae
Published Name:
Fringilla montifringilla
USNM Number:
297935
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fd8bd43f-c061-467f-897b-b3d55ad71b85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_11268015

Ninox novaeseelandiae

Collector:
H. M. Warfield  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Australia
Common name:
Morepork
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Strigiformes, Strigidae
Published Name:
Ninox novaeseelandiae
USNM Number:
32587
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c01aa921-ebf3-49f4-bbc4-71d684768e8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4004805

Falco sparverius

Collector:
Henry W. Henshaw  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
26 Sep 1873
Common name:
American Kestrel
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Falconiformes, Falconidae
Published Name:
Falco sparverius
USNM Number:
119803
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b51cae3e-670e-48f0-ab71-43e1125b5818
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4017061

Picus puniceus observandus

Collector:
Charles Hose  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Baram River, Mount Malu, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia, Asia
Collection Date:
Sep 1893
Common name:
Crimson-winged Woodpecker
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Piciformes, Picidae
Published Name:
Picus puniceus observandus
USNM Number:
177015
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/360279dbc-3f07-4f44-ba87-b1d95b2276d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4028159

Ixobrychus minutus

Collector:
A. Benzon  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Denmark, Europe
Collection Date:
May 1877
Common name:
Little Bittern
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Ciconiiformes, Ardeidae
Published Name:
Ixobrychus minutus
USNM Number:
234508
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36b66170e-6c72-492c-9a56-ce9e22740739
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4041716

Melanitta perspicillata

Collector:
W. L. McAtee  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Massachusetts, United States, North America
Collection Date:
28 Nov 1915
Common name:
Surf Scoter
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Anseriformes, Anatidae, Anatinae
Published Name:
Melanitta perspicillata
USNM Number:
241789
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d6664398-cab3-431d-92b3-d638b15fd376
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4043899

Charadrius semipalmatus

Collector:
Richard L. Zusi  Search this
Bindford & Mumford  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
51.5 g
Preparation:
Skeleton: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Churchill, Fort Churchill, 8 mi E, Halfway Point, Manitoba, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
20 Jun 1967
Common name:
Semipalmated Plover
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Charadriiformes, Charadriidae
Published Name:
Charadrius semipalmatus
Other Numbers:
Field Number : RLZ 186024
USNM Number:
489731
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cb115af3-d749-437c-851a-0b003068195c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4104540

Emberiza caesia

Collector:
Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey  Search this
Expedition:
Palearctic Migratory Bird Survey  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea  Search this
Preparation:
Alcoholic: Whole
Sex:
unknown
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Paralimni, Cyprus, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
2 Apr 1968
Common name:
Cretzschmar's Bunting
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Emberizidae, Emberizinae
Published Name:
Emberiza caesia
Other Numbers:
Field Number : Q 2632
USNM Number:
539077
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e1a47de8-439b-4694-9a57-902221bf2397
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4263685

Leucosticte arctoa brunneonucha

Collector:
N. R. French  Search this
Weight - Whole Bird:
26.6 g
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Cape Ochiishi, Nemuro Peninsula, Hokkaido Prefecture, Hokkaido, Japan, Asia
Collection Date:
18 Feb 1985
Common name:
Asian Rosy Finch
Asian Rosy-Finch
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae, Carduelinae
Published Name:
Leucosticte arctoa brunneonucha
Accession Number:
390001
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 021885-4
USNM Number:
596718
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/399b18154-470b-4dad-b034-e0b12a00e832
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4279336

Sitta carolinensis nelsoni

Collector:
L. J. Hersey  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Golden, W, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, North America
Collection Date:
12 Jan 1911
Common name:
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch (Eastern)
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sittidae
Published Name:
Sitta carolinensis nelsoni
Accession Number:
186173
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3056
Field Number : CMNH 1549
USNM Number:
417300
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30a93a757-434d-4d1a-bf14-cdf682349bf2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4364316

Turdus grayi incomptus

Collector:
M. A. Carriker JR.  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Rio Viejo, Opposite La Gloria, Rio Magdalena, Bolivar, Colombia, South America
Collection Date:
21 Feb 1947
Common name:
Clay-colored Robin
Clay-colored Thrush
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Turdus grayi incomptus
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 9830
USNM Number:
398747
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31d865813-f183-49fc-bea0-64360742e669
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4388333

Ptilogonys caudatus

Collector:
Robert Ridgway  Search this
J. C. Zeledon  Search this
Expedition:
Museum-Zeledon Expedition  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Volcan De Turrialba, Costa Rica, North America
Collection Date:
26 Mar 1908
Common name:
Long-tailed Silky-flycatcher
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Bombycillidae
Published Name:
Ptilogonys caudatus
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 543
USNM Number:
209042
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35dce6b19-f159-4734-a9b6-900a5acf21a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4361328

Sitta carolinensis aculeata

Collector:
Ira N. Gabrielson  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Brownsboro, Jackson, Oregon, United States, North America
Collection Date:
19 Jun 1924
Common name:
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch (Eastern)
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Sittidae
Published Name:
Sitta carolinensis aculeata
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 1255
USNM Number:
591315
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38d9e1ad2-3b15-4e07-b49c-dc07aba00d5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4364337

Molothrus bonariensis minimus

Collector:
John G. Wells  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Carriacou Island, Grenadines, Grenada, North America
Collection Date:
25 Jun 1899
Common name:
Shiny Cowbird
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Icteridae
Published Name:
Molothrus bonariensis minimus
USNM Number:
170006
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a222b7cc-e273-47c4-9d39-3ee004abbf38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4410979

Sula sula

Collector:
Pacific Project  Search this
L. N. Huber  Search this
Expedition:
Pacific Ocean Biological Survey  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Lijeron Island, Jaluit Atoll, Ralik Chain, Marshall Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
11 Nov 1964
Common name:
Red-footed Booby
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Pelecaniformes, Sulidae
Published Name:
Sula sula
Accession Number:
266138
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 30221
USNM Number:
494880
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31dd6a76e-2ef4-4c66-a173-2ad68f8b966b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4109166

Otus kennicottii

Collector:
Thomas D. Burleigh  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
1 Aug 1966
Common name:
Western Screech Owl
Western Screech-Owl
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Strigiformes, Strigidae
Published Name:
Otus kennicottii
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 21439
USNM Number:
529454
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d74c6126-1cc8-43d4-a7ab-f26fff9dc4b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4118556

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