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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMarin County
LocalityIgnacio
Latitude38.0700698
Longitude-122.5356765
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Eggs/nests
Catalog Number8954
Collected ByCollector(s): Milton S. Ray
Date Collected1937-04-18

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MVZ egg and nest specimens are catalogued separately from traditional specimens (skins, skeletons, fluids). The egg and nest collection contains over 14,000 items, including over 12,800 egg sets, 220 nests, and 900 egg-nest combinations. The size of this collection ranks it as one of the largest such collections in North America. Eggs of nest parasites (e.g., cowbirds) are present in approximately 120 sets, and 150 egg sets or nests are associated with catalogued bird specimens. Eggs in this collection range in size from the tiny eggs of hummingbirds (0.2 grams) to the gigantic eggs of the extinct elephant bird (9 kilograms). Approximately 80-90% of the specimens are accompanied by original collector data slips and by photographs of sets taken in the museum, both of which are digitally linked to the record online. These data slips contain information on collecting locality, date, clutch size, incubation, identification, nest composition, and nest placement.

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 NamePicoides pubescens turati
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Piciformes; Picidae; Picinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyPicidae
GenusPicoides
Specific Epithetpubescens
Infraspecific Epithetturati
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Picoides pubescens turati">Picoides pubescens turati in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10007940">Stoddard et al. 2017.
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsPicoides pubescens turati (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8954
Preparationsegg
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird eggs/nests
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Egg:8954?seid=898343
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=10602337
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Milton S. Ray
Date Collected1937-04-18
Verbatim Date Collected18 Apr 1937
Year1937
Month04
Day18
End Day of Year108
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMarin County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, California, Marin County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIgnacio
Verbatim LocalityIgnacio
Decimal Latitude38.0700698
Decimal Longitude-122.5356765
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates38.0700698/-122.5356765
Location According ToKristina Yamamoto
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters714.548736
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto
Georeferenced Date2002-04-29 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-03 18:45:07.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Egg:8954?seid=898343
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Egg:8954
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesclutch size=5 ; incubation stage=fresh
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator 3.02 USGS 1:24000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Egg:8954
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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