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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWyoming
County/ParishAlbany County
LocalityLaramie Area
Latitude41.31139
Longitude-105.59056
Institution CodeUwymv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number2689
Collected ByCollector(s): F. L. Harris
Date Collected1961-09-04

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The UWYMV Bird Collection is housed in the Robert and Carol Berry Biodiversity Conservation Center on the campus of the University of Wyoming. It is a part of the Department of Zoology and Physiology. The collection was started in 1894 and Wilbur C. Knight, the state geologist, was appointed as the first curator. The museum's mission was to document and describe Wyoming's avian biodiversity. There was a brief period of active collecting by Knight and Charles W. Gilmore in 1897 and 1898. This was followed by a period of inactivity until the arrival of Ernest Pilsbury Walker as an undergraduate. He collected specimens around the southeastern part of the state from 1910 through 1912. He also contributed his personal collection from Sheridan, Indiana. Beyond sporadic trading and salvaging, the collection has been mostly inactive for the past 100 years until Matt Carling was hired as curator and James Maley was hired as collections manager. The collection was moved into the Berry Center and organized, and it is now undergoing rapid expansion.

Contacts

Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.edu
Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.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 Elizabeth Wommack
RoleCollections Manager
Emailewommack@uwyo.edu
Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSpizella passerina arizonae
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusSpizella
Specific Epithetpasserina
Infraspecific Epithetarizonae
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames M. Maley
Date Identified2013-04-19
Previous IdentificationsSpizella passerina arizonae (accepted ID) identified by James M. Maley on 2013-04-19; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2689
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUWYMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2689?seid=1948677
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): F. L. Harris
Date Collected1961-09-04
Verbatim Date Collected1961-09-04
Year1961
Month09
Day04
End Day of Year247
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWyoming
CountyAlbany County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Wyoming, Albany County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLaramie area
Verbatim LocalityLaramie
Decimal Latitude41.31139
Decimal Longitude-105.59056
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Location According ToJames M. Maley
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters25595
Georeferenced ByJames M. Maley
Georeferenced Date2013-04-19 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-05-02 11:27:22.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2689
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2689
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