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Megaceryle alcyon caurina
Megaceryle alcyon caurina
Photographer: Joseph Grinnell
Collection: MVZ

ID: 0000 3333 2431 4038 (2016-06-09)

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  • date of photo  Aug 23, 1915
  • latitude 37.73824   longitude -119.41256   max error distance 762 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum North American Datum 1927
  • georeferencing source TopoScout 2.04 USGS 1:100000
  • location   Merced Lake, Yosemite National Park (Mariposa County, California, US)
  • family Alcedinidae
  • order Coraciiformes
  • class Aves
  • phylum Chordata
  • species associated with this habitat: Megaceryle alcyon caurina  
  • description   Kingfisher
  • MVZ database record for this image   MVZ 1827
  • From the collection of the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology   Bird 25888  
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  • photo category: Animal - Bird
  • batch id: batchid_2016-06-09_19:42:09_4682

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