FMNH 468265

FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Specimen
Scientific Name: Batis molitor palliditergum
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Platysteiridae
Genus: Batis
Species: molitor
Subspecies: palliditergum
Collector: J. M. Bates
Collection No.: MLW-3716
Geography: Africa, Malawi, Rumphi, 1170m: Khuta maji, Vwaza Marsh, Vwaza Wildlife Reserve
DWc Country: Malawi
Date Collected: 14 Oct 2009
Preparations: skin(r),tiss
Tissue Available?: Yes
Co-ordinates Available?: No
Sex: Female
EMu IRN: 1743263
OccurenceID: c01b6454-34f4-4b81-9548-e63dda0592b3
Measurement takenValueUnit
Gonads3x5mm, ova minute
Stomach Contents saved; insects
Iris Coloryellow
Upper Mandible Colorblack
Lower Mandible Colorblack
Tarsus Colorblack

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.