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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishCharlton County
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Latitude30.877525
Longitude-82.244914
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number428
Collected ByCollector(s): Henry Harrison Lee; Preparator(s): Francis Harper
Date Collected1921-06-18

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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
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 NameAix sponsa
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Anseriformes; Anatidae; Anatinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderAnseriformes
FamilyAnatidae
GenusAix
Specific Epithetsponsa
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsAix sponsa (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number428
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z428; collector number=FH 412; original identifier=667
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:428?seid=2275798
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Henry Harrison Lee; Preparator(s): Francis Harper
Collector NumberFH 412
Date Collected1921-06-18
Verbatim Date Collected18/6/1921
Year1921
Month06
Day18
End Day of Year169
Sampling Protocollive caught
Collection RemarksDied: 20 June 1921.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyCharlton County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Georgia, Charlton County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOkefenokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Verbatim LocalityOkefinokee Swamp, Floyd's Island Prairie
Decimal Latitude30.877525
Decimal Longitude-82.244914
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Verbatim Coordinates30.877525/-82.244914
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3821
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:21.0
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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