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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishMaricopa County
LocalityPhoenix; 91st Ave And Indian School Rd.
Latitude33.494203
Longitude-112.255232
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number18139
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1967-12-03

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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.

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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 NameQuiscalus mexicanus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Icteridae; Agelaiinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyIcteridae
GenusQuiscalus
Specific Epithetmexicanus
Infraspecific Epithetmonsoni
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsQuiscalus mexicanus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number18139
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=1871
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:18139?seid=1110023
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Collector Number1871
Date Collected1967-12-03
Verbatim Date Collected3 DEC 1967
Year1967
Month12
Day03
End Day of Year337
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyMaricopa County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Maricopa County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPhoenix; 91st Ave and Indian School Rd.
Verbatim LocalityPhoenix; 91st Ave and Indian School Rd.
Decimal Latitude33.494203
Decimal Longitude-112.255232
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates33.494203/-112.255232
Location According ToTyler Weaver
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters174.385977736721
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByTyler Weaver
Georeferenced Date2009-09-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2011-09-21 06:50:29.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:18139
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopo USA
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:18139
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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