CAS Ornithology (ORN)

Version 126.408 published by California Academy of Sciences on Apr 8, 2024 California Academy of Sciences

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The electronic catalog of the ornithology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.


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How to cite

Please be aware, this is an old version of the dataset.  Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Flannery M, Fong J (2024). CAS Ornithology (ORN). Version 126.408. California Academy of Sciences. Occurrence dataset.


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The publisher and rights holder of this work is California Academy of Sciences. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 4f29b6ab-20c0-4479-8795-4915bedcebd1.  California Academy of Sciences publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF-US.


Occurrence; birds; Specimen; Occurrence


Maureen Flannery
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Collections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr.
94118 San Francisco
+1 (415) 379-5371
Jon Fong
  • Metadata Provider
California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr.
94118 San Francisco
+1 (415) 379-5280

Geographic Coverage

Global coverage

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Class Aves (Birds)

Additional Metadata

Maintenance Description Updated each Monday around 10:00 AM Pacific time.
Alternative Identifiers 4f29b6ab-20c0-4479-8795-4915bedcebd1