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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishBernalillo County
LocalityLos Lunas; 5 Mi. N, Hwy. 85 At Isleta Marshes
Latitude34.9202438
Longitude-106.7361067
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number8338
Collected ByCollector(s): James N. Stuart; Preparator(s): Stephen R. Davenport
Date Collected1991-06-02

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The MSB Division of Birds maintains an extensive research collection of over 40,000 bird specimens from western North America and around the world. Taxonomic coverage consists of all avian orders and approximately 85% of avian families. The oldest specimens are from the mid-1870’s, with most collected after the 1950’s. The collection has grown about 6-fold since 1989, and it continues to grow rapidly through salvage and research-driven collecting. Approximately 40% of the specimens have frozen tissues associated with them. Collection highlights include: Synoptic series of the Birds of New Mexico for ID reference and teaching; the personal collection of Dale Zimmerman, donated in 2004, which contributed significantly to the taxonomic and geographic scope of the collection; the collection of Amadeo Rea, upon which the book Once a River was based; raptors and game birds of J.M. Campbell; the J. Stokley Ligon collections (in part); and representative threatened, endangered and extinct species of North America. All but the most recent research specimens are published online via the database Arctos.

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Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
Name Laura Russell
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
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Name Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGallinula chloropus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Gruiformes; Rallidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyRallidae
GenusGallinula
Specific Epithetchloropus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsGallinula chloropus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8338
Other Catalog Numberspreparator number=T 678
Preparationsskull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:8338?seid=909369
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): James N. Stuart; Preparator(s): Stephen R. Davenport
Date Collected1991-06-02
Verbatim Date Collected2 JUN 1991
Year1991
Month06
Day02
End Day of Year153
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyBernalillo County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLos Lunas; 5 mi. N, Hwy. 85 at Isleta Marshes
Verbatim LocalityLos Lunas; 5 mi. N, Hwy. 85 at Isleta Marshes
Decimal Latitude34.9202438
Decimal Longitude-106.7361067
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates34.9202438/-106.7361067
Location According ToJohn Emerick
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters11089
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJohn Emerick
Georeferenced Date2009-07-31 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:8338?seid=909369
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:8338
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:8338
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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