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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishDouglas County
Locality5 Mi N Lawrence
Latitude39.025126
Longitude-95.261053
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number182674
Collected ByCollector(s): William B. Monahan, Robert M. Timm
Date Collected2004-11-02

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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 NamePasser domesticus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passeridae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasseridae
GenusPasser
Specific Epithetdomesticus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByWilliam B. Monahan
Date Identified2004-11-02
Previous IdentificationsPasser domesticus (accepted ID) identified by William B. Monahan on 2004-11-02; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number182674
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=120
Preparationstissue (frozen); stomach content (70% ethanol); skin, body; skeleton
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:182674?seid=1728049
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William B. Monahan, Robert M. Timm
Collector Number120
Date Collected2004-11-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 Nov 2004
Year2004
Month11
Day02
End Day of Year307
Sampling Protocoltrap
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyDouglas County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Kansas, Douglas County
ContinentNorth America
Locality5 mi N Lawrence
Verbatim Locality5 mi. N. of Lawrence, Douglas Co., Kansas
Decimal Latitude39.025126
Decimal Longitude-95.261053
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates39.025126/-95.261053
Location According ToPascal Title
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10047.134592
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByPascal Title
Georeferenced Date2009-03-25 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 19:33:03.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:182674?seid=1728049
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:182674
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age=small skull windows ; fat deposition=very fat ; molt condition=no molt ; weight=28.8 g; reproductive data=testis 0.5 x 1.0 mm ; stomach contents=mixed seed in crop
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth Pro 5.0, DigitalGlobe & TeleAtlas, eye alt. 49475 ft
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:182674
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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