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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishWhite Pine County
LocalitySchell Creek Range, W Slope, Berry Creek
Latitude39.41444
Longitude-114.72111
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number162760
Collected ByCollector(s): Ned K. Johnson
Date Collected1973-06-16

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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 NameSitta canadensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Sittidae; Sittinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilySittidae
GenusSitta
Specific Epithetcanadensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsSitta canadensis (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number162760
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=3568
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:162760?seid=434811
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Ned K. Johnson
Collector Number3568
Date Collected1973-06-16
Verbatim Date Collected16 Jun 1973
Year1973
Month06
Day16
End Day of Year167
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyWhite Pine County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Nevada, White Pine County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySchell Creek Range, W slope, Berry Creek
Verbatim LocalitySchell Creek Range, W slope, Berry Cr.
Decimal Latitude39.41444
Decimal Longitude-114.72111
Maximum Elevation in Meters2743.2
Minimum Elevation in Meters2743.2
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates39.41444/-114.72111
Location According ToCyril L. Fernandez
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4853.781504
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByCyril L. Fernandez
Georeferenced Date2002-07-29 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:33:06.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:162760?seid=434811
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:162760
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=10.00 g; sex=male ; reproductive data=testis 5x3mm ; age=ad.sk. ; fat deposition=no fat
dwc:georeferenceSourcesArcView GNIS; DeLorme NV Gazetteer
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:162760
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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