FMNH 431350

FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Dendroica petechia melanoptera
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Emberizidae
Genus: Dendroica
Species: petechia
Subspecies: melanoptera
Collector: N. K. Klein
Collection No.: NKK-166
Geography: West Indies, Dominica, St George Par: Roseau, Castle Comfort Estate, 0.5 km E Anchorage Hotel
DWc Country: Dominica
Date Collected: 3 Apr 1987
Preparations: othr,tiss
Tissue Available?: Yes
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Sex: Female
EMu IRN: 1706079
OccurenceID: 48e6a16a-696f-4f9e-aa9d-6ba8d12ef440
Measurement takenValueUnit
Gonads3x2mm, largest ovum 1mm
Stomach Contents black insect parts
Iris Colordark brown
Upper Mandible Colorbrown-black, pearl-gray tomium
Lower Mandible Colorlight pearl-gray
Tarsus Colorbeige

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