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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishTaos County
LocalityRed River; 5 Mi Se(by Road), Black Copper Canyon
Latitude36.6363304
Longitude-105.3672981
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number2283
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles
Date Collected1963-07-13

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The MSB Division of Birds maintains an extensive research collection of over 40,000 bird specimens from western North America and around the world. Taxonomic coverage consists of all avian orders and approximately 85% of avian families. The oldest specimens are from the mid-1870’s, with most collected after the 1950’s. The collection has grown about 6-fold since 1989, and it continues to grow rapidly through salvage and research-driven collecting. Approximately 40% of the specimens have frozen tissues associated with them. Collection highlights include: Synoptic series of the Birds of New Mexico for ID reference and teaching; the personal collection of Dale Zimmerman, donated in 2004, which contributed significantly to the taxonomic and geographic scope of the collection; the collection of Amadeo Rea, upon which the book Once a River was based; raptors and game birds of J.M. Campbell; the J. Stokley Ligon collections (in part); and representative threatened, endangered and extinct species of North America. All but the most recent research specimens are published online via the database Arctos.

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Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
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Name Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameJunco hyemalis caniceps
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusJunco
Specific Epithethyemalis
Infraspecific Epithetcaniceps
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsJunco hyemalis caniceps (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2283
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=687
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2283?seid=364989
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles
Collector Number687
Date Collected1963-07-13
Verbatim Date Collected13 JUL 1963
Year1963
Month07
Day13
End Day of Year194
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyTaos County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Taos County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRed River; 5 mi SE(by road), Black Copper Canyon
Verbatim LocalityRed River; 5 mi SE(by road), Black Copper Canyon
Decimal Latitude36.6363304
Decimal Longitude-105.3672981
Maximum Elevation in Meters2819.4
Minimum Elevation in Meters2819.4
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates36.6363304/-105.3672981
Location According ToChris Beale
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1570
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByChris Beale
Georeferenced Date2009-07-31 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-07-06 14:43:52.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2283?seid=364989
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2283
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2283
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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