FMNH 393407

FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Acrocephalus newtoni
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Sylviidae
Genus: Acrocephalus
Species: newtoni
Collector: T. P. Gnoske
Collection No.: TPG-1587
Geography: Africa, Madagascar, Fianarantsoa: Manambolo Forest, along Andohabatotany River, 17.5 km SE Sandris
DWc Country: Madagascar
Date Collected: 28 Nov 1999
Preparations: skin(r),tiss
Tissue Available?: Yes
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Latitude, Longitude: -22.1481, 47.0236
Sex: Female
EMu IRN: 1668256
OccurenceID: 1e8f56e3-5bf5-49a3-a752-187a161c2982
Measurement takenValueUnit
Gonads7x7mm, largest ovum .75mm
Stomach Contents
Iris Colorcaramel brown
Upper Mandible Colorvery dark brown
Lower Mandible Colorvery dark brown
Tarsus Colorgray-blue

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