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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMerced County
LocalityMerced
Latitude37.3090379
Longitude-120.4721941
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number97077
Collected ByCollector(s): Rollo H. Beck
Date Collected1946-10-01

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Bird_Collection.html

The MVZ bird collection is one of the largest in the United States. It houses over 185,000 catalogued specimens, including 174 holotype and 2 syntypes. The majority of specimens are study skins, but the collection also contains over 21,000 skeletal specimens and 3,200 fluid-preserved specimens. Other types of preparations include flat specimens (wings, skins) and body skins with skeletons ("schmoos"). Tissues, anatomical parts (e.g., syrinx, stomach contents), and parasites are routinely preserved with specimens. Many specimens also are associated with cataloged audio recordings.

Contacts

Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Rauri Bowie
RoleFaculty Curator of Birds
Emailbowie@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLimnodromus scolopaceus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Charadriiformes; Scolopacidae; Scolopacinae; Limnodromini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyScolopacidae
GenusLimnodromus
Specific Epithetscolopaceus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsLimnodromus scolopaceus (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number97077
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=4268
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97077?seid=753929
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Rollo H. Beck
Collector Number4268
Date Collected1946-10-01
Verbatim Date Collected1 Oct 1946
Year1946
Month10
Day01
End Day of Year274
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMerced County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Merced County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMerced
Verbatim LocalityMerced
Decimal Latitude37.3090379
Decimal Longitude-120.4721941
Maximum Elevation in Meters59
Minimum Elevation in Meters59
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates37.3090379/-120.4721941
Location According ToKristina Yamamoto
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5135.416704
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto
Georeferenced Date2005-12-22 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:32:48.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97077?seid=753929
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97077
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; age=u ad.
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator Pro verison 7.0 USGS 1:24,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97077
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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