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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityRevillagigedo Island, Ketchikan
Latitude55.3333333333
Longitude-131.6333333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number6902
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Anna-marie Barber
Date Collected1994-08-08

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http://www.universityofalaskamuseumbirds.org

The UAM Bird Collection emphasizes the birds of northwesternmost North America, including taxa endemic to Beringia and the circumpolar North, and is the best in existence for avian material from Alaska. The collection consists of over 30,000 birds. Almost all bird species and subspecies known to occur in Alaska are represented and are preserved primarily as skins, skeletons, and tissues. Most recent preparations include skin, partial skeleton, tissue, and stomach samples for each individual. Tissues are part of the UAM Genomic Resources Collection. Specimens are regularly loaned for scientific research. Specimen loan policies and a summary database are available for interested researchers. Arctos has a "storefront" subset of data in the UAM Bird Collection, and we are in the process of porting over the rest.

Contacts

Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.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 Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Jack Withrow
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailjjwithrow@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCeryle alcyon
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Coraciiformes; Alcedinidae; Cerylinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCoraciiformes
FamilyAlcedinidae
GenusCeryle
Specific Epithetalcyon
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2003-08-04
Previous IdentificationsCeryle alcyon (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2003-08-04; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6902
Other Catalog NumbersAF=14312; original identifier=AMB007
Preparationsskin; heart (frozen); liver (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6902?seid=504869
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Anna-Marie Barber
Date Collected1994-08-08
Verbatim Date Collected08-Aug-1994
Year1994
Month08
Day08
End Day of Year220
Collection RemarksWindow kill. No fat. Prep 05 Jan 1996.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Ketchikan Quad, Alexander Archipelago
ContinentNorth America
Island GroupAlexander Archipelago
LocalityRevillagigedo Island, Ketchikan
Verbatim LocalityRevillagigedo Island, Ketchikan
Decimal Latitude55.3333333333
Decimal Longitude-131.6333333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates55d 20m 0s N/131d 38m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3610
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2003-11-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-05-01 16:16:01.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6902?seid=504869
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:informationWithheldmask collector
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6902
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6902
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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