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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishSandoval County
LocalityRio Rancho
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number29008
Collected ByCollector(s): Unknown; Preparator(s): Andrew B. Johnson
Date Collected2008-01-30

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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 NameZonotrichia leucophrys gambelii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusZonotrichia
Specific Epithetleucophrys
Infraspecific Epithetgambelii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAndrew B. Johnson
Date Identified2008-01-30
Previous IdentificationsZonotrichia leucophrys gambelii (accepted ID) identified by Andrew B. Johnson on 2008-01-30; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number29008
Other Catalog NumbersNK=169765; preparator number=ABJ 2241
Preparationsskin; tissue (frozen); stomach (95% ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29008?seid=118931
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): unknown; Preparator(s): Andrew B. Johnson
Date Collected2008-01-30
Verbatim Date Collected30 January 2008
Year2008
Month01
Day30
End Day of Year30
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountySandoval County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Sandoval County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRio Rancho
Verbatim LocalityRio Rancho
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29008?seid=118931
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29008
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age=Adult ; fat deposition=light ; molt condition=none ; skull ossification=100% ; weight=26.7 g; reproductive data=TE: 1mm ; bursa=none
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29008
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
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