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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishSocorro County
LocalityMagdalena; 12 Mi. W
Latitude34.114647
Longitude-107.4552155
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number7869
Collected ByCollector(s): J. David Ligon
Date Collected1969-09-10

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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.

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Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
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Name Laura Russell
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
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Name Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGymnorhinus cyanocephalus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Corvidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyCorvidae
GenusGymnorhinus
Specific Epithetcyanocephalus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsGymnorhinus cyanocephalus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number7869
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=952
Preparationsskin, flat
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:7869?seid=770031
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): J. David Ligon
Collector Number952
Date Collected1969-09-10
Verbatim Date Collected10 SEP 1969
Year1969
Month09
Day10
End Day of Year253
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountySocorro County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Socorro County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMagdalena; 12 mi. W
Verbatim LocalityMagdalena; 12 mi. W
Decimal Latitude34.114647
Decimal Longitude-107.4552155
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates34.114647/-107.4552155
Location According ToChris Beale
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters19871
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByChris Beale
Georeferenced Date2009-06-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:59.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:7869?seid=770031
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:7869
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:7869
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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