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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/ParishUnion County
LocalityKenton (oklahoma); 3mi W & 6 Mi S
Latitude36.8158814
Longitude-103.0177689
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number2557
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles
Date Collected1964-07-08

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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 NameChordeiles minor
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Caprimulgiformes; Caprimulgidae; Chordeilinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCaprimulgiformes
FamilyCaprimulgidae
GenusChordeiles
Specific Epithetminor
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2006-03-01
Previous IdentificationsChordeiles minor (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2006-03-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2557
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=952
Preparationsskin
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2557?seid=679619
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): David M. Niles
Collector Number952
Date Collected1964-07-08
Verbatim Date Collected8 JUL 1964
Year1964
Month07
Day08
End Day of Year190
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Mexico
CountyUnion County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Mexico, Union County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityKenton (Oklahoma); 3mi W & 6 mi S
Verbatim LocalityKenton (Oklahoma); 3mi W & 6 mi S
Decimal Latitude36.8158814
Decimal Longitude-103.0177689
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates36.8158814/-103.0177689
Location According ToChris Beale
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters10940
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByChris Beale
Georeferenced Date2009-07-31 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-11-02 18:17:51.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2557?seid=679619
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2557
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:2557
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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