FMNH 279931

FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Charmosyna placentis pallidior
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Psittaciformes
Family: Loriidae
Genus: Charmosyna
Species: placentis
Subspecies: pallidior
Collector: A. S. Meek
Collection No.: 166
Geography: Melanesia, Woodlark Id
DWc Country: Melanesia
Date Collected: 25 Mar 1897
Preparations: skin(r)
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Sex: Female
EMu IRN: 1533256
OccurenceID: c62eed05-6b23-4c01-b846-fc1aeab12985
Measurement takenValueUnit
Stomach Contents
Iris Colorbrt red-golden
Upper Mandible Colorpinkish crimson
Lower Mandible Colorpinkish crimson
Tarsus Colordark orange
Tarsus Color

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