The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 18,409 records.
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University of Arizona Museum of Natural History (UAZ) Bird Collection
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Geographic coverage for the collection is wide, with specimen representation from seven continents, most of the earths oceans and seas, and over 50 countries. The collection's major strength, however, is in its regional composition, with Arizona garnering 11,125 (62%) of its holdings.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
These specimens represent 1,456 species, from 707 genera, 137 families, and 29 orders.