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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArizona
County/ParishGila County
LocalitySalt River Canyon (at U.s. 60)
Latitude33.79806
Longitude-110.503781
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number16187
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Date Collected1975-12-08

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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
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Andrew Johnson
RoleCollection Manager, Birds
Emailajohnson@unm.edu
Name Christopher Witt
RoleCurator of Birds
Emailcwitt@unm.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAimophila ruficeps
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusAimophila
Specific Epithetruficeps
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsAimophila ruficeps (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number16187
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=4812
Preparationsskin; skull; skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16187?seid=1817534
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amadeo M. Rea
Collector Number4812
Date Collected1975-12-08
Verbatim Date Collected8 DEC 1975
Year1975
Month12
Day08
End Day of Year342
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceArizona
CountyGila County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Arizona, Gila County
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySalt River Canyon (at U.S. 60)
Verbatim LocalitySalt River Canyon (at U.S. 60)
Decimal Latitude33.79806
Decimal Longitude-110.503781
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates33.79806/-110.503781
Location According ToTyler Weaver
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters174.365606334746
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByTyler Weaver
Georeferenced Date2009-09-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:29:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16187?seid=1817534
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16187
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTopo USA
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:16187
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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