Kieppi bird collection

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Kieppi bird collection


The bird collection consists 221 species and 536 individual specimen. The specimen in the collection have been prepared by Veikko Salkio. Species that occur rarely in Finland are represented among others. As a separate group featured are colour variations, hybrids and deformities in birds.

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Administrative contact
Paula Hyttinen
Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi Pitkänsillankatu 26 67100 Kokkola Finland +358 6 8289425
Metadata author
Hannu Saarenmaa
Digitisation Centre of the Finnish Museum of Natural History and the University of Eastern Finland Joensuu Finland
Mari Mäenpää
Project employee
Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi Kokkola Finland

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Kokkola Nature Collection Kieppi

Publication Date

Jan 29, 2013

Registration Date

Jun 22, 2011

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Almost all specimens are from Finland.


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Veikko Salkio
Administrative contact
Mari Mäenpää

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Administrative contact
Mari Mäenpää


Sampling description

No animal has been killed for the collection, they have died due to road traffic or other accidental means. They have been brought by the authorities, helpers and also the public.