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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMontana
County/ParishPowder River County
Locality4 Mi W Fort Howe Research Station
Latitude45.3018
Longitude-106.2394
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number79993
Collected ByCollector(s): Ward C. Russell
Date Collected1940-06-13

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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 NameJunco aikeni
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusJunco
Specific Epithetaikeni
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsJunco aikeni (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number79993
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=7331
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:79993?seid=194275
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Ward C. Russell
Collector Number7331
Date Collected1940-06-13
Verbatim Date Collected13 Jun 1940
Year1940
Month06
Day13
End Day of Year165
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMontana
CountyPowder River County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Montana, Powder River County
ContinentNorth America
Locality4 mi W Fort Howe Research Station
Verbatim Locality4 mi W Fort Howe R.S.
Decimal Latitude45.3018
Decimal Longitude-106.2394
Maximum Elevation in Meters1219.2
Minimum Elevation in Meters1219.2
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates45.3018/-106.2394
Location According ToKatie M. Brokamp
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6284.48832
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKatie M. Brokamp
Georeferenced Date2002-10-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:32:29.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:79993?seid=194275
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:79993
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=21.60 g; sex=male ; reproductive data=testis 10mm ; age=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopozone.com
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:79993
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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