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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceVeracruz
Locality2 Miles West Of San Andres Tuxtla, Elevation 1500 Feet
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number29105
Collected ByCollector(s): Fred C. Sibley
Date Collected1958-07-20

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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
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollections Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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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 NamePteroglossus torquatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Piciformes; Ramphastidae; Ramphastinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPiciformes
FamilyRamphastidae
GenusPteroglossus
Specific Epithettorquatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsPteroglossus torquatus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number29105
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z29105; original identifier=1438
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:29105?seid=2260913
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Fred C. Sibley
Date Collected1958-07-20
Verbatim Date Collected20/7/1958
Year1958
Month07
Day20
End Day of Year201
Collection RemarksSkin around eye red
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceVeracruz
Higher GeographyNorth America, Mexico, Veracruz
ContinentNorth America
Locality2 miles West of San Andres Tuxtla, elevation 1500 feet
Verbatim Locality2 miles West of San Andres Tuxtla, elevation 1500 feet
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:21.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:29105?seid=2260913
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:29105
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiesleft gonad length=13 mm; weight=201.69999694824219 g; sex=female
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:29105
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
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