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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishChaves County
LocalityBitter Lake Nwr
Latitude33.446339
Longitude-104.4017029
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number23150
Collected ByCollector(s): Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Date Collected1999-05-10

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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 NamePiranga ludoviciana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Cardinalidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyCardinalidae
GenusPiranga
Specific Epithetludoviciana
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsPiranga ludoviciana (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number23150
Other Catalog NumbersNK=103369; preparator number=T-3070
Preparationsskull; tissue (frozen); heart, liver (frozen); skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:23150?seid=142769
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Date Collected1999-05-10
Verbatim Date Collected10 MAY 1999
Year1999
Month05
Day10
End Day of Year130
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyChaves County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Chaves County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBitter Lake NWR
Verbatim LocalityBitter Lake NWR
Decimal Latitude33.446339
Decimal Longitude-104.4017029
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates33.446339/-104.4017029
Location According ToTerria Clay
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters12622
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByTerria Clay
Georeferenced Date2009-03-26 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-10-12 13:26:41.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:23150?seid=142769
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:23150
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:23150
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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