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Bell Museum Bird Collection (MMNH)
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Most specimens come from the upper midwest and the majority of these are from Minnesota. However, there are about 12,000 specimens from Mexico. We also have historically important collections from the Philippines resulting from the Menage expedition.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|