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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWyoming
County/ParishAlbany County
LocalityAlbany County
Latitude41.66667
Longitude-105.7
Institution CodeUwymv
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number2698
Collected ByCollector(s): Kenneth Lee Diem
Date Collected1962-05-07

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The UWYMV Bird Collection is housed in the Robert and Carol Berry Biodiversity Conservation Center on the campus of the University of Wyoming. It is a part of the Department of Zoology and Physiology. The collection was started in 1894 and Wilbur C. Knight, the state geologist, was appointed as the first curator. The museum's mission was to document and describe Wyoming's avian biodiversity. There was a brief period of active collecting by Knight and Charles W. Gilmore in 1897 and 1898. This was followed by a period of inactivity until the arrival of Ernest Pilsbury Walker as an undergraduate. He collected specimens around the southeastern part of the state from 1910 through 1912. He also contributed his personal collection from Sheridan, Indiana. Beyond sporadic trading and salvaging, the collection has been mostly inactive for the past 100 years until Matt Carling was hired as curator and James Maley was hired as collections manager. The collection was moved into the Berry Center and organized, and it is now undergoing rapid expansion.

Contacts

Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.edu
Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.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 Elizabeth Wommack
RoleCollections Manager
Emailewommack@uwyo.edu
Name Matthew Carling
RoleCurator
Emailmcarling@uwyo.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAgelaius phoeniceus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Icteridae; Agelaiinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyIcteridae
GenusAgelaius
Specific Epithetphoeniceus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames M. Maley
Date Identified2013-04-26
Previous IdentificationsAgelaius phoeniceus (accepted ID) identified by James M. Maley on 2013-04-26; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2698
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUWYMV
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2698?seid=1950977
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Kenneth Lee Diem
Date Collected1962-05-07
Verbatim Date Collected1962-05-07
Year1962
Month05
Day07
End Day of Year127
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceWyoming
CountyAlbany County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Wyoming, Albany County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAlbany County
Verbatim LocalityAlbany County
Decimal Latitude41.66667
Decimal Longitude-105.7
Georeference ProtocolGeoLocate
Location According ToJames M. Maley
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters14542
Georeferenced ByJames M. Maley
Georeferenced Date2013-04-26 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-02-27 16:51:50.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2698
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGeoLocate
dcterms:licensehttp://arctosdb.org/home/data/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UWYMV:Bird:2698
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