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Collection of Marine Birds of South Atlantic (OBIS South America, BRAZIL)
Entry ID: OBIS.MarineBirds_S.Atlantic

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Abstract: This data set includes the results of the activities undertaken over some 110 years of development of the bird collection in Museu de Zoologia of Universidade de Sao Paulo (MZUSP), but refering only to marine species of South Atlantic, mainly from Brazil. The background history of the collection is given in Pinto (1945) over its initial years (1897-1945). The identification expertise of all ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -3.08   S: -34.6   E: -32.12   W: -53.4

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Fabio Lang da Silveira and Rubens M. Lopes
Dataset Title: Collection of Marine Birds of South Atlantic
Dataset Release Date: June 2008
Dataset Release Place: São Paulo
Dataset Publisher: WSAOBIS
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1898-01-01
Stop Date: 2007-12-31
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Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
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Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA
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Email: lfsilvei at
Email: fabio.teodoro at
Pinto, O. 1945. Cinqüenta Anos de Investigação Ornitológica. Arquivos de Zoologia do Estado de São Paulo, 4:1-80.

Remsen, J. V., Jr., C. D. Cadena, A. Jaramillo, M. Nores, J. F. Pacheco, M. B. Robbins, T. S. Schulenberg, F. G. Stiles, D. F. Stotz, and K. J. Zimmer. Version:10 June 2008. A classification of the bird species of South America. American Ornithologists' Union.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-06-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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