White-banded swallow

Description
Male white-banded swallow collected on the Carimang River 9 July 1885. Willoughby P Lowe Esq. bought the study skin from Gerrard’s collection for the museum.
Accession Loan No.
27/1943/13
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
white-banded swallow
Simple Name
bird: skin
Full Name
HIRUNDINIDAE: Atticora fasciata (J F Gmelin): white-banded swallow
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Gerrard, E from the collection of
Collection Country
Guyana
Collection Area Region
South America
Collection Continent
Latin America and the Caribbean
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
HIRUNDINIDAE
Genus
Atticora
Species
fasciata

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