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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityFox Islands, Unalaska Island, Pyramid Peak
Latitude53.8333333333
Longitude-166.5333333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number6660
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Daniel D. Gibson
Date Collected1995-06-06

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The UAM Bird Collection emphasizes the birds of northwesternmost North America, including taxa endemic to Beringia and the circumpolar North, and is the best in existence for avian material from Alaska. The collection consists of over 30,000 birds. Almost all bird species and subspecies known to occur in Alaska are represented and are preserved primarily as skins, skeletons, and tissues. Most recent preparations include skin, partial skeleton, tissue, and stomach samples for each individual. Tissues are part of the UAM Genomic Resources Collection. Specimens are regularly loaned for scientific research. Specimen loan policies and a summary database are available for interested researchers. Arctos has a "storefront" subset of data in the UAM Bird Collection, and we are in the process of porting over the rest.

Contacts

Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.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 Jack Withrow
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailjjwithrow@alaska.edu
Name Kevin Winker
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailkevin.winker@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLagopus mutus nelsoni
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Galliformes; Phasianidae; Tetraoninae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGalliformes
FamilyPhasianidae
GenusLagopus
Specific Epithetmutus
Infraspecific Epithetnelsoni
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2003-08-04
Previous IdentificationsLagopus mutus nelsoni (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2003-08-04; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number6660
Other Catalog NumbersAF=11907; original identifier=DDG1407
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Life Stagefirst year
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6660?seid=1091546
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Daniel D. Gibson
Date Collected1995-06-06
Verbatim Date Collected06-Jun-1995
Year1995
Month06
Day06
End Day of Year157
Collection RemarksMate of DDG1406, both taken at 300m elev. Light fat. Laying bird: 44.5X31-mm hard-shelled unpigmented egg in oviduct, followed by 22, 21.9, and 16.2-mm ova. Brood patches. Syrinx, blood, heart, and liver preserved for K. Holder. Wing chord 177, wing flat
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Bering Sea, United States, Alaska, Unalaska Quad, Aleutian Islands
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyBering Sea
Island GroupAleutian Islands
LocalityFox Islands, Unalaska Island, Pyramid Peak
Verbatim LocalityFox Islands, Unalaska Island, Pyramid Peak
Decimal Latitude53.8333333333
Decimal Longitude-166.5333333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates53d 50m 0s N/166d 32m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3610
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2003-11-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-08-22 18:12:49.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6660?seid=1091546
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:informationWithheldmask collector
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6660
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; age class=first year
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Bird:6660
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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