Collection Gilles Becquet (BOUM)

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Gilles Becquet est considéré comme l'un des meilleurs taxidermistes d'oiseaux de France. Les spécimens naturalisés par lui pour le muséum de Bourges sont présentés ici. Des oiseaux et 1 mammifère.

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Occurrence (core)

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: c8378949-f3f6-48b8-99ec-b646807deb59.  Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Bourges publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF France.


Occurrence; Specimen


Ludovic Besson
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Les Rives d'Auron
18000 Bourges
  • Distributor
IT support
GBIF France
GBIF France - MNHN Géologie CP48, 43 rue Buffon
75005 Paris

Geographic Coverage


Bounding Coordinates South West [41.179, -5.01], North East [51.234, 10.02]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Class Aves

No Description available

Kingdom Animalia

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1985-01-01 / 2002-12-31

Collection Data

Collection Name La collection Gilles Becquet (BOUM)
Specimen preservation methods Mounted

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Illustrated catalogue of the collection http://photos.gbif.fr/Bourges/Coll-Becquet_2019.pdf

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers c8378949-f3f6-48b8-99ec-b646807deb59