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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishPima County
LocalityAura Valley
Latitude32.4378484
Longitude-111.315385
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number16935
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1971-07-03

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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.

Contacts

Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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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 Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameIcterus cucullatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Icteridae; Icterinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyIcteridae
GenusIcterus
Specific Epithetcucullatus
Infraspecific Epithetnelsoni
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsIcterus cucullatus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number16935
Preparationsskin; skull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16935?seid=165771
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1971-07-03
Verbatim Date Collected3 JUL 1971
Year1971
Month07
Day03
End Day of Year184
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyPima County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Pima County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAura Valley
Verbatim LocalityAura Valley
Decimal Latitude32.4378484
Decimal Longitude-111.315385
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates32.4378484/-111.315385
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5870.45584225474
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2009-09-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:06.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16935?seid=165771
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16935
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGNIS latlong download May 08 for placename, some adjusted in BioGeomancer, if offset, calculated air mi from placename latlong
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16935
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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