FMNH 4961

Credit: (c) Field Museum of Natural History
  • Fork-tailed Storm egg
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel bird egg FMNH 4961
FM Catalog: Birds
Catalog Subset: Egg
Scientific Name: Oceanodroma furcata
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Hydrobatidae
Genus: Oceanodroma
Species: furcata
Collector: J. W. Mailliard
Geography: North America, USA, Alaska, St Lazaria Id
DWc Country: USA
Date Collected: 17 Jun 1896
Tissue Available?: No
Co-ordinates Available?: Yes
Latitude, Longitude: 56.9832, -135.717
EMu IRN: 1748190
OccurenceID: 637fad7c-d02d-42ae-8493-3a5ccb13daab

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