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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishAdams County
Locality160th Ave. 1/2 Mi.from Horsecreek Res.
Institution CodeDmns
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number42636
Collected ByCollector(s): William G. Alther; Preparator(s): Ann Groshek
Date Collected2003-11-05

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Bird Collection contains approximately 42,500 catalogued specimens from around the world, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain and Great Plains regions. The collection includes study skins, skeletal material, taxidermy mounts, egg sets, nests, frozen tissue samples (~600 individuals), and associated parasites (ecto and endo). Growth of the collection continues primarily through salvage activities.

Contacts

Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
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 Jeffrey Stephenson
RoleCollections Manager, Department of Zoology
Emailjeff.stephenson@dmns.org
Name Garth Spellman
RoleCurator of Vertebrate Zoology
EmailGarth.Spellman@dmns.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSialia sialis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Turdidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTurdidae
GenusSialia
Specific Epithetsialis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Previous IdentificationsSialia sialis (accepted ID) identified by unknown; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number42636
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=XB2151
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Life Stageimmature
Sexmale
Institution CodeDMNS
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Bird:42636?seid=1834015
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William G. Alther; Preparator(s): Ann Groshek
Date Collected2003-11-05
Verbatim Date Collected5 Nov 2003
Year2003
Month11
Day05
End Day of Year309
Collection RemarksSalvaged; found dead by B. P. Gibbons; skull unoss. no fat; no molt; edge of beak and mouth bright yellow; blood in abdominal cavity, skin torn rt. side and back
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyAdams County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Colorado, Adams County
ContinentNorth America
Locality160th ave. 1/2 mi.from Horsecreek Res.
Verbatim Localityno verbatim locality recorded
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:34:00.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Bird:42636?seid=1834015
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Bird:42636
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age class=immature ; unformatted measurements=163-105=28.1;t = 1 x2mm ; verbatim preservation date=2 Nov 2005
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/DMNS:Bird:42636
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35013
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