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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityLavington, Osoyoos District
Latitude50.2333
Longitude-119.1
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number99844
Collected ByCollector(s): James A. Munro
Date Collected1926-02-01

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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 NameAquila chrysaetos canadensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Falconiformes; Accipitridae; Accipitrinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyAccipitridae
GenusAquila
Specific Epithetchrysaetos
Infraspecific Epithetcanadensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsAquila chrysaetos canadensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number99844
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:99844?seid=957361
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James A. Munro
Date Collected1926-02-01
Verbatim Date Collected1 Feb 1926
Year1926
Month02
Day01
End Day of Year32
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Higher GeographyNorth America, Canada, British Columbia
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLavington, Osoyoos District
Verbatim LocalityLavington, Osoyoos Dist.
Decimal Latitude50.2333
Decimal Longitude-119.1
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates50.2333/-119.1
Location According ToGary W. Shugart
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3973.470336
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByGary W. Shugart
Georeferenced Date2004-11-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:32:43.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:99844?seid=957361
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:99844
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; age=u ad. ; verbatim collector=J. A. Munro
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBCGNIS downloaded April 2003/ SoftMap Oct 2003 (www.softmaptechnologies.com); degrees & minutes converted to dec lat/long for calculations; SoftMap uses same lat/long data
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:99844
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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