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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishTompkins County
LocalityIthaca
Latitude42.4381
Longitude-76.5095
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number40111
Collected ByCollector(s): William C. Dilger
Date Collected1953-04-05

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The CUMV Bird Collection contain a record of the development of ornithology at Cornell from the earliest days of Arthur A. Allen and Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Dr. Arthur A. Allen, on the faculty at Cornell from 1915–1953, made the name Cornell nearly synonymous with ornithology in the United States. Allen contributed many birds to the collection, and possibly even more importantly, attracted a very large number of students interested in birds. His numerous students contributed specimens from their research and travels all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, and other parts of the world. The CU collection contain many specimens collected by of Cornell faculty such as George M. Sutton, Charles Sibley, William Dilger, and Tom Cade, but also contains student specimens of Dean Amadon, Walter Bock, F. Graham Cooch, John Emlen, Herbert Friedmann, Ludlow Griscom, Harry Hann, Robert Mengel, Eugene Morton, Ralph Palmer, Kenneth Parkes, Olin S. Pettingill, Alan Phillips, Austin Rand, James Rising, Lester Short, Stanley Temple, Harrison Tordoff, David Wingate, as well as many others. The CUMV Bird Collection currently consists of approximately 38,300 round skins, 700 flat skins, 1,000 spread wings, 5,500 skeletons, 1,400 fluid-preserved specimens, 3,200 egg sets, 590 nests, and 1,000 uncataloged mounts. Approximately 350 of the skeletons have an associated flatskin, and approximately 150 round skins have a separate spread wing.

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Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
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Name Laura Russell
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RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds & Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameQuiscalus quiscula
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Icteridae; Agelaiinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyIcteridae
GenusQuiscalus
Specific Epithetquiscula
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsQuiscalus quiscula (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number40111
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z40111; collector number=WCD 605; original identifier=111
Preparationsskeleton, partial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:40111?seid=2276336
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William C. Dilger
Collector NumberWCD 605
Date Collected1953-04-05
Verbatim Date Collected5/4/1953
Year1953
Month04
Day05
End Day of Year95
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyTompkins County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New York, Tompkins County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIthaca
Verbatim LocalityIthaca
Decimal Latitude42.4381
Decimal Longitude-76.5095
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Location Remarkstown of Ithaca rather than city of Ithaca
Verbatim Coordinates42.4381/-76.5095
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters6920
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-08 12:32:47.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:40111?seid=2276336
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:40111
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesweight=139.60000610351562 g; sex=male ; reproductive data=Testes = 7 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesNamedPlaceExtent: 4.32; Coordinate Source: MaNIS; Georeference Source: Terrain Navigator 6.04, 1:24,000; Georeference Date: 20070126
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:40111
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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