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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNo Specific Locality Recorded
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number6468
Collected ByCollector(s): Alden H. Miller

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Bird_Collection.html

The MVZ bird collection is one of the largest in the United States. It houses over 185,000 catalogued specimens, including 174 holotype and 2 syntypes. The majority of specimens are study skins, but the collection also contains over 21,000 skeletal specimens and 3,200 fluid-preserved specimens. Other types of preparations include flat specimens (wings, skins) and body skins with skeletons ("schmoos"). Tissues, anatomical parts (e.g., syrinx, stomach contents), and parasites are routinely preserved with specimens. Many specimens also are associated with cataloged audio recordings.

Contacts

Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.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 Rauri Bowie
RoleFaculty Curator of Birds
Emailbowie@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAcanthis flammea flammea
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Fringillidae; Carduelinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyFringillidae
GenusAcanthis
Specific Epithetflammea
Infraspecific Epithetflammea
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByErika J. Brock
Date Identified2017-08-30
Previous IdentificationsAcanthis flammea flammea (accepted ID) identified by Erika J. Brock on 2017-08-30; method: taxonomic revision
Carduelis flammea flammea identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6468
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:6468?seid=823235
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Alden H. Miller
Date Collected1818-06-20/1999-02-04
Verbatim Date Collectednot recorded
Collection RemarksALASKA COMMERCIAL CO.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
Localityno specific locality recorded
Verbatim Localityno specific locality recorded
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-30 14:01:04.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:6468?seid=823235
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:6468
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age=unknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:6468
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1818-06-20/1999-02-04
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