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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishAlameda County
Locality0.625 Mi S Dumbarton Bridge
Latitude37.5017
Longitude-122.10982
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number97452
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph T. Marshall Jr.
Date Collected1947-10-05

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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 NameMelospiza melodia pusillula
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusMelospiza
Specific Epithetmelodia
Infraspecific Epithetpusillula
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsMelospiza melodia pusillula (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number97452
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=3758
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97452?seid=1275830
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph T. Marshall Jr.
Collector Number3758
Date Collected1947-10-05
Verbatim Date Collected5 Oct 1947
Year1947
Month10
Day05
End Day of Year278
Collection RemarksSALT MARSH. SALICORNIA.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyAlameda County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Alameda County
ContinentNorth America
Locality0.625 mi S Dumbarton Bridge
Verbatim Locality0.625 mi S Dumbarton Bridge
Decimal Latitude37.5017
Decimal Longitude-122.10982
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates37.5017/-122.10982
Location According ToDaniel J. Stewart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1186.086528
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByDaniel J. Stewart
Georeferenced Date2002-08-14 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:31:58.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97452?seid=1275830
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97452
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=19.00 g; sex=male ; age=imm.
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 5.03 USGS 1:100000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:97452
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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