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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityDeparture Bay, Vancouver Island
Latitude49.2
Longitude-123.9667
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number101331
Collected ByCollector(s): Allan C. Brooks Jr.
Date Collected1929-09-19

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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 NameLarus glaucescens
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Charadriiformes; Laridae; Larinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusLarus
Specific Epithetglaucescens
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsLarus glaucescens (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number101331
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1454
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:101331?seid=105288
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Allan C. Brooks Jr.
Collector Number1454
Date Collected1929-09-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 Sep 1929
Year1929
Month09
Day19
End Day of Year262
Collection RemarksB.BLACK. I.DK.BROWN. F.SLATEY BROWN. DARD PHASE OF YOUNG GLAUCESCENS.
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Higher GeographyNorth America, Canada, British Columbia, Vancouver Island, Vancouver Island
ContinentNorth America
Island GroupVancouver Island
IslandVancouver Island
LocalityDeparture Bay, Vancouver Island
Verbatim LocalityVancouver Island, Departure Bay
Decimal Latitude49.2
Decimal Longitude-123.9667
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates49.2/-123.9667
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3986.345088
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2004-11-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:32:48.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:101331?seid=105288
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:101331
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=2.00 lb; sex=female ; age=juv. ; soft parts=for comments on colors, see remarks
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBCGNIS downloaded April 2003/ SoftMap Oct 2003 (www.softmaptechnologies.com); degrees & minutes converted to dec lat/long for calculations; SoftMap uses same lat/long data
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:101331
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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