Occurrence record: Birds:54922

PreservedSpecimen of Bias flammulatus (J. Verreaux & E. Verreaux, 1855) recorded on 1913-12-22


Data resource Ornithology Collection Passeriformes - Royal Ontario Museum
Institution code Royal Ontario Museum
Supplied institution code "ROM"
Collection code Ornithology Collection- Royal Ontario Museum
Catalog number 54922
Occurrence ID URI:catalog:ROM:Birds:54922
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations skin
Collector Jackson, F. J
Supplied as "Jackson, F J"
Record number JHF 35261
Sex female
Life stage NA
License CC-BY-NC
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34954
Disposition in collection
Rightsholder Royal Ontario Museum; ROM
Dataset name Ornithology
Language en
Accessrights not-for-profit use only
Dynamic properties Life Stage Remarks: none recorded;Reproductive Condition Remarks: none recorded;Mode of Acquisition:Bequest;Source:Fleming, J H;Other Previous Owners:Ex Rosenberg, W F H; Ex Jackson, F J Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code Birds
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1913-12-22
Supplied as year:1913  month:12  day:22 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 19131222


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Muscicapidae; Platysteirinae; Bias
Scientific name Bias flammulatus (J. Verreaux & E. Verreaux, 1855)
Supplied scientific name "Bias flammulatus aequatorialis"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Platysteiridae
Supplied as "Muscicapidae; Platysteirinae"
Genus Megabyas
Supplied as "Bias"
Species Bias flammulatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet aequatorialis


Higher geography Africa; Uganda; Central Region
Country Uganda
State / Province Central Region
Locality Mabira Forest
Latitude 0.3882951
Longitude 33.0024147
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Mabira Forest
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 3641.0
Georeference verification status verification required
Georeference sources BioGeomancer
Georeference protocol MaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines, GBIF Best Practices
Georeferenced by Bradley G. Millen (ROM)
Georeferenced date 2011-07-08
Continent Africa
Georeference remarks some FJ Jackson localities id’d by using gazetteer in ‘Birds of Kenya Colony and Uganda Protectorate’, Gurney and Jackson (1938)
Verbatim coordinates 005000S;0312400E

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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