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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishEddy County
LocalityLake Mcmillan
Latitude32.618846
Longitude-104.3409348
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number2183
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles; Preparator(s): Bruce K. Harris
Date Collected1962-08-21

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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.

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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
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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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 NameLimnodromus scolopaceus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Charadriiformes; Scolopacidae; Scolopacinae; Limnodromini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyScolopacidae
GenusLimnodromus
Specific Epithetscolopaceus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsLimnodromus scolopaceus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2183
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=604
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2183?seid=1807142
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles; Preparator(s): Bruce K. Harris
Collector Number604
Date Collected1962-08-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 AUG 1962
Year1962
Month08
Day21
End Day of Year233
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyEddy County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Eddy County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLake McMillan
Verbatim LocalityLake McMillan
Decimal Latitude32.618846
Decimal Longitude-104.3409348
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates32.618846/-104.3409348
Location According ToTerria Clay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4608
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByTerria Clay
Georeferenced Date2009-03-26 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-10-09 05:00:18.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2183?seid=1807142
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2183
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2183
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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