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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishSocorro County
LocalityMagdalena; 25 Mi Nw, Near Rio Salado
Latitude34.3729119
Longitude-107.5424194
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number301
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous
Date Collected1954-11-15

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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 NameAnas crecca
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Anseriformes; Anatidae; Anatinae; Anatini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusAnas
Specific Epithetcrecca
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsAnas crecca (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number301
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:301?seid=1106078
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous
Date Collected1954-11-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 NOV 1954
Year1954
Month11
Day15
End Day of Year319
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountySocorro County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Socorro County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMagdalena; 25 mi NW, near Rio Salado
Verbatim LocalityMagdalena; 25 mi NW, near Rio Salado
Decimal Latitude34.3729119
Decimal Longitude-107.5424194
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates34.3729119/-107.5424194
Location According ToChris Beale
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters40353
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByChris Beale
Georeferenced Date2009-06-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-03-01 20:26:38.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:301?seid=1106078
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:informationWithheldmask collector
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:301
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:301
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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