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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityCold Bay
Latitude55
Longitude-162
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number6853
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Edward H. Miller
Date Collected1987-05-21

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http://www.universityofalaskamuseumbirds.org

The UAM Bird Collection emphasizes the birds of northwesternmost North America, including taxa endemic to Beringia and the circumpolar North, and is the best in existence for avian material from Alaska. The collection consists of over 30,000 birds. Almost all bird species and subspecies known to occur in Alaska are represented and are preserved primarily as skins, skeletons, and tissues. Most recent preparations include skin, partial skeleton, tissue, and stomach samples for each individual. Tissues are part of the UAM Genomic Resources Collection. Specimens are regularly loaned for scientific research. Specimen loan policies and a summary database are available for interested researchers. Arctos has a "storefront" subset of data in the UAM Bird Collection, and we are in the process of porting over the rest.

Contacts

Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.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 Jack Withrow
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailjjwithrow@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCalidris ptilocnemis couesi
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Charadriiformes; Scolopacidae; Scolopacinae; Calidridini;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyScolopacidae
GenusCalidris
Specific Epithetptilocnemis
Infraspecific Epithetcouesi
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2003-08-04
Previous IdentificationsCalidris ptilocnemis couesi (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2003-08-04; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6853
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=RBCM21298
Preparationsskull; skin, Power; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6853?seid=250919
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Edward H. Miller
Date Collected1987-05-21
Verbatim Date Collected21-May-1987
Year1987
Month05
Day21
End Day of Year141
Collection RemarksSpecimen comprises Power skin, skeleton, and R wing.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Cold Bay Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCold Bay
Verbatim LocalityCold Bay
Decimal Latitude55
Decimal Longitude-162
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates55d 0m 0s N/162d 0m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters145756
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2003-11-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:40.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6853?seid=250919
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:informationWithheldmask collector
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6853
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6853
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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