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Zoological Museum Amsterdam (ZMA) - Bird collection
Title: Zoological Museum Amsterdam (ZMA) - Bird collection
Title abbreviated: ZMA - Bird collection
Creator: Prins, Tineke G. [collection manager]; et al.
Publisher: Universiteit van Amsterdam / Zoological Museum Amsterdam
Abstract: The bird collection of the Zoological Museum of the University of Amsterdam (ZMA) holds over 60.000 skins, including 23 holotypes, 112 paratypes and 16 syntypes. This website presents 3D images of 151 type specimens in the ZMA bird collection. In a new section, the 453 threatened and extinct species in the collection are listed, with detailed notes on their category of threat. Also described is the history of the ZMA bird collection. Specimen records of the complete ZMA bird collection can be browsed or searched for through the GBIF Data Portal. [Information of the supplier]
Subject: Museums, collections, exhibits (590.74);
General topics in natural history of birds (598.1)
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Spatial coverage: Netherlands
Audience: Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website; picture
Resource type: Museums and Collections;
Discipline based websites
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2013-08-01
Metadata provider: UBFfm
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