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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
LocalityChincoteague Island; Accomac
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number10749
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Montagna; Preparator(s): William M. Montagna
Date Collected1941-07-01

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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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Name Charles Dardia
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Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
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Name Laura Russell
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Name David Bloom
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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 NameAmmodramus caudacutus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusAmmodramus
Specific Epithetcaudacutus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsAmmodramus caudacutus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number10749
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z10749; original identifier=944
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:10749?seid=2263422
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Montagna; Preparator(s): William M. Montagna
Date Collected1941-07-01
Verbatim Date Collected1/7/1941
Year1941
Month07
Day01
End Day of Year182
Collection RemarksExchanged to George Miksch Sutton.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceVirginia
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Virginia
ContinentNorth America
LocalityChincoteague Island; Accomac
Verbatim LocalityChincoteague Island; Accomac
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:23.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:10749?seid=2263422
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:10749
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:10749
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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