Bird Collection of Museum and Institu…

Occurrence dataset published by Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences

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Bird Collection of Museum and Institute of Zoology PAS


The Database of Aves includes information about specimens which are preserved in the Zoological Collection MIZ. Material was collected worldwide, identified to species level. Database includes data on historical materials collected during the expeditions in 19th century, for example by Branicki, Dybowski, Kalinowski, Chrostowski, Sztolzman. Bird collection comprises also type material, extinct and endangered taxa. The collection preserves eggs, mounted specimens and skins.

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