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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishCameron County
LocalityPort Isabel Causeway
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number18635
Collected ByCollector(s): Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge; Preparator(s): Christopher M. Milensky
Date Collected1994-10-03

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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
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 Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFalco peregrinus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Falconiformes; Falconidae; Falconinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyFalconidae
GenusFalco
Specific Epithetperegrinus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsFalco peregrinus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number18635
Other Catalog NumbersNK=11949; collector number=T-2247; preparator number=96
Preparationsskull; tissue (frozen); skeleton, postcranial; heart, kidney (frozen); liver (frozen); skin, flat
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:18635?seid=802171
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge; Preparator(s): Christopher M. Milensky
Collector NumberT-2247
Date Collected1994-10-03
Verbatim Date Collected3 OCT 1994
Year1994
Month10
Day03
End Day of Year276
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyCameron County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Texas, Cameron County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPort Isabel Causeway
Verbatim LocalityPort Isabel Causeway
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-10-12 13:40:19.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:18635
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