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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/ParishBristol County
LocalityWestport, Westport River, Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
Latitude41.518503
Longitude-71.015223
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number44482
Collected ByCollector(s): Becky Cushing; Preparator(s): Charles M. Dardia
Date Collected2010-06-07

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http://www.cumv.cornell.edu/wiki/pages/s685Z4G4/CUMV_Bird_Collection.html

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.

Contacts

Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.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 Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds & Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePandion haliaetus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Accipitriformes; Pandionidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAccipitriformes
FamilyPandionidae
GenusPandion
Specific Epithethaliaetus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsPandion haliaetus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number44482
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=CMD 815
Preparationstissue (frozen); whole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:44482?seid=2249413
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Becky Cushing; Preparator(s): Charles M. Dardia
Date Collected2010-06-07
Verbatim Date Collected2010-06-07
Year2010
Month06
Day07
End Day of Year158
Collection RemarksNest Remarks: Nest West 28
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMassachusetts
CountyBristol County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Massachusetts, Bristol County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWestport, Westport River, Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
Verbatim LocalityWestport, Westport River, Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
Decimal Latitude41.518503
Decimal Longitude-71.015223
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates41.518503/-71.015223
Location According Tounknown
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-12-10 18:04:34.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:44482
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesage=nat.
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoreference Source: Delorme Topo NA; Georeference Date: 0
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:44482
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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