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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishGrays Harbor Co.
LocalityGrays Harbor, Whitcomb Island.
Latitude46.910920000000004
Longitude-124.08156
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeOrn
Catalog Number91796
Collected ByD. A. Bell
Date Collected1989-06-16

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/ornithology-mammalogy-collection

The electronic catalog of the ornithology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Maureen Flannery
RoleCollections Manager, Ornithology & Mammalogy
Emailmflannery@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLarus occidentalis occidentalis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Charadriiformes; Laridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusLarus
Specific Epithetoccidentalis
Infraspecific Epithetoccidentalis
Specimen
Identified ByD. A. Bell
Date Identified1989-06-16 00:00:00.0
Catalog Number91796
Preparationsbird
Life Stageadult
SexF
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeORN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:91796
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD. A. Bell
Collector NumberDAB499
Date Collected1989-06-16
Verbatim Date Collected16 June 1989
Year1989
Month6
Day16
Collection Remarks2 ova gter than 0.40cm; 5 ova gter than 0.20cm; 3 brood patches-lower refeathering; mate=dab500; 3 chick nest. STOMACH FULL OF SHRIMP. SEE CATALOG FOR MEAS. & NOTES ON COLOR. SHOT OFF NEST. PLUS WING FEATHERS. Partial skeleton, wing, and frozen tissues at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ 172206).
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyGrays Harbor Co.
Higher GeographyNorth America; USA; Washington; Grays Harbor Co.; Whitcomb Island
ContinentNorth America
IslandWhitcomb Island
LocalityGrays Harbor, Whitcomb Island.
Decimal Latitude46.91092
Decimal Longitude-124.08156
Verbatim Latitude46.9109234°
Verbatim Longitude-124.081561°
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines, GBIF Best Practic
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters173.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksSource: GNIS latlong download Oct 07 for placename, some adjusted in BioGeomancer, if offset, calculated air mi from placename latlong
Other
Languageen
Modified2010-02-12T19:02:02Z
IDurn:catalog:CAS:ORN:91796
dwc:georeferenceSourcesSee remarks.
dwc:dynamicPropertiesFat=heavy fat; Primary feathers; Weight=1010 g.
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