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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceNuevo Leon
LocalityMonterrey
Latitude25.675065
Longitude-100.318465
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number8215
Collected ByCollector(s): George Miksch Sutton; Preparator(s): George Miksch Sutton
Date Collected1938-01-28

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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
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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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 NameEmpidonax oberholseri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Tyrannidae; Fluvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTyrannidae
GenusEmpidonax
Specific Epithetoberholseri
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAllan R. Phillips
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsEmpidonax oberholseri (accepted ID) identified by Allan R. Phillips on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8215
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z8215; collector number=GMS 7859
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:8215?seid=2300530
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): George Miksch Sutton; Preparator(s): George Miksch Sutton
Collector NumberGMS 7859
Date Collected1938-01-28
Verbatim Date Collected28/1/1938
Year1938
Month01
Day28
End Day of Year28
Collection RemarksMeasurements from dry skin:W=65; T=59
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceNuevo Leon
Higher GeographyNorth America, Mexico, Nuevo Leon
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMonterrey
Verbatim LocalityMonterrey
Decimal Latitude25.675065
Decimal Longitude-100.318465
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Verbatim Coordinates25.675065/-100.318465
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters9686
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:22.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:8215?seid=2300530
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:8215
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:8215
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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