FMNH 220016

FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Amadina erythrocephala erythrocephala
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Estrildidae
Genus: Amadina
Species: erythrocephala
Subspecies: erythrocephala
Collector: W. Hoesch
Collection No.: B-1573
Geography: Africa, Namibia, Damaraland: Okahandja, Okandu
DWc Country: Namibia
Date Collected: 30 May 1954
Preparations: skin(r)
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Sex: Male
EMu IRN: 1473364
OccurenceID: a258815b-1f19-4954-b080-874ba19ace35
Measurement takenValueUnit
Stomach Contents
Iris Colorbrown
Upper Mandible Colorreddish white
Lower Mandible Colorreddish white
Tarsus Colorflesh
Tarsus Color

Disclaimer: The Field Museum's online Zoological Collections Database may contain specimens and historical records that are culturally sensitive. Some records may also include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum’s current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when specimens were collected or cataloged.

We welcome feedback. The web database is not a complete record of the Museum’s zoological holdings, and documentation for specimens will vary due to when and how they were collected as well as how recently they were acquired. While efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information available on this website, some content may contain errors. We work with communities and stakeholders around the world to interpret the collections in order to promote a greater understanding of global heritage and, through consultation, will revise or remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate.  We encourage and welcome members of communities, scholars, and others to contact us to confirm or clarify data found here.