AMNH Bird Collection
Project name: Global Biodiversity Information Facility datasets
Dataset summary : 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 samples for molecular biochemical studies. A large number of type specimens and rare or extinct species are also found in its collections.
|Date Range||1876 - 2013|
|Access Level||Level 5|