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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishPima County
LocalitySanta Rita Experimental Range
Latitude31.8333855
Longitude-110.8528442
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number16101
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1971-07-27

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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
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 NameGuiraca caerulea
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Fringillidae; Carduelinae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyFringillidae
GenusGuiraca
Specific Epithetcaerulea
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsGuiraca caerulea (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number16101
Preparationsskin; skull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16101?seid=115980
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1971-07-27
Verbatim Date Collected27 JUL 1971
Year1971
Month07
Day27
End Day of Year208
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyPima County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Pima County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySanta Rita Experimental Range
Verbatim LocalitySanta Rita Experimental Range
Decimal Latitude31.8333855
Decimal Longitude-110.8528442
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates31.8333855/-110.8528442
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4843
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2003-08-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16101?seid=115980
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16101
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAZ GNIS downloaded March 2003
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16101
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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