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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishTompkins County
LocalityIthaca Area: Ramos
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number51795
Collected ByCollector(s): Becca Safran
Date Collected2002-05-26

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http://www.cumv.cornell.edu/wiki/pages/s685Z4G4/CUMV_Bird_Collection.html

The CUMV Bird Collection contain a record of the development of ornithology at Cornell from the earliest days of Arthur A. Allen and Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Dr. Arthur A. Allen, on the faculty at Cornell from 1915–1953, made the name Cornell nearly synonymous with ornithology in the United States. Allen contributed many birds to the collection, and possibly even more importantly, attracted a very large number of students interested in birds. His numerous students contributed specimens from their research and travels all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, and other parts of the world. The CU collection contain many specimens collected by of Cornell faculty such as George M. Sutton, Charles Sibley, William Dilger, and Tom Cade, but also contains student specimens of Dean Amadon, Walter Bock, F. Graham Cooch, John Emlen, Herbert Friedmann, Ludlow Griscom, Harry Hann, Robert Mengel, Eugene Morton, Ralph Palmer, Kenneth Parkes, Olin S. Pettingill, Alan Phillips, Austin Rand, James Rising, Lester Short, Stanley Temple, Harrison Tordoff, David Wingate, as well as many others. The CUMV Bird Collection currently consists of approximately 38,300 round skins, 700 flat skins, 1,000 spread wings, 5,500 skeletons, 1,400 fluid-preserved specimens, 3,200 egg sets, 590 nests, and 1,000 uncataloged mounts. Approximately 350 of the skeletons have an associated flatskin, and approximately 150 round skins have a separate spread wing.

Contacts

Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.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 Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds & Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHirundo rustica
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Hirundinidae; Hirundininae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyHirundinidae
GenusHirundo
Specific Epithetrustica
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsHirundo rustica (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number51795
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=RAMOS 2002MAY
Preparationsegg shell (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:51795?seid=2260106
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Becca Safran
Date Collected2002-05
Verbatim Date Collected2002-05
Year2002
Month05
Collection RemarksNest Remarks: Egg #1, Nest #15
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyTompkins County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Tompkins County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIthaca area: Ramos
Verbatim LocalityIthaca area: Ramos
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-10-30 14:00:58.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:51795?seid=2260106
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:51795
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksCollected 30-31 May 2002
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:51795
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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