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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryBahamas
LocalityGrassy Creek, Andros Island
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number13728
Collected ByCollector(s): Louis Agassiz Fuertes; Preparator(s): Louis Agassiz Fuertes
Date Collected1902-05-10

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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 NameMimus gundlachii gundlachii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Mimidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyMimidae
GenusMimus
Specific Epithetgundlachii
Infraspecific Epithetgundlachii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsMimus gundlachii gundlachii (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number13728
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z13728; collector number=LAF 877
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:13728?seid=2255031
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Louis Agassiz Fuertes; Preparator(s): Louis Agassiz Fuertes
Collector NumberLAF 877
Date Collected1902-05-10
Verbatim Date Collected10/5/1902
Year1902
Month05
Day10
End Day of Year130
Locality
CountryBahamas
Higher GeographyWest Indies, Bahamas, Bahama Islands
ContinentWest Indies
Island GroupBahama Islands
LocalityGrassy Creek, Andros Island
Verbatim LocalityGrassy Creek, Andros Island
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:17.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:13728?seid=2255031
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:13728
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:13728
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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