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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/ParishSagadahoc County
LocalityPopham Beach
Latitude43.75194
Longitude-69.785
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number8896
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Montagna; Preparator(s): William M. Montagna
Date Collected1939-06-12

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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 NameTurdus migratorius migratorius
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Turdidae; Turdinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTurdidae
GenusTurdus
Specific Epithetmigratorius
Infraspecific Epithetmigratorius
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified1860-01-01
Previous IdentificationsTurdus migratorius migratorius (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 1860-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8896
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=Z8896; original identifier=432
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Bird:8896?seid=2262967
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): William M. Montagna; Preparator(s): William M. Montagna
Date Collected1939-06-12
Verbatim Date Collected12/6/1939
Year1939
Month06
Day12
End Day of Year163
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMaine
CountySagadahoc County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Maine, Sagadahoc County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPopham Beach
Verbatim LocalityPopham Beach
Decimal Latitude43.75194
Decimal Longitude-69.785
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Verbatim Coordinates43.75194/-69.785
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3036
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-03-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:35:16.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
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dwc:dynamicPropertiesextension=125 mm; weight=80.5 g; tail length=100 mm; sex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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