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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishCharlton
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Latitude30.877525
Longitude-82.24491400000001
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird
Catalog Number428
Collected ByHenry Harrison Lee
Date Collected1921-06-18

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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 Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds and Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
Name Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds and Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu
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 Vanya Rohwer
RoleCurator of Birds and Mammals
Emailvgr7@cornell.edu

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aa24c65a-bbfe-11e6-a6af-04012ac90e01. 428. CUMV Bird Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/e506c5e0-99b6-4e97-b7b4-4536cb80209b. Accessed on September 18, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAix sponsa
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Aves | Anseriformes | Anatidae | Aix
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusAix
Specific Epithetsponsa
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number428
Preparationsstudy skin
Life Stagejuvenile
Sexmale
Reproductive Conditiontestes small
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird
Occurrence IDaa24c65a-bbfe-11e6-a6af-04012ac90e01
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHenry Harrison Lee
Collector NumberFH 412
Date Collected1921-06-18
Verbatim Date Collected1921-06-18
Year1921
Month6
Day18
Start Day of Year169
End Day of Year169
Collection RemarksDied: 20 June 1921.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyCharlton
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Georgia | Charlton County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Georgia | Charlton County | Okefenokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Decimal Latitude30.877525
Decimal Longitude-82.244914
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3821
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-03-22
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