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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishCape May County
LocalityCape May Point, State Ave
Institution CodeMsb
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number29408
Collected ByCollector(s): L. Zemaitus; Preparator(s): Matthew R. Jones
Date Collected2005-10-21

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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.

Contacts

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
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
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 NameZonotrichia albicollis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Passeriformes; Passerellidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyPasserellidae
GenusZonotrichia
Specific Epithetalbicollis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMatthew R. Jones
Date Identified2005-10-21
Previous IdentificationsZonotrichia albicollis (accepted ID) identified by Matthew R. Jones on 2005-10-21; method: student
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number29408
Other Catalog NumbersNK=170791; preparator number=MRJ 074
Preparationsskin; tissue (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSB
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29408?seid=1097020
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): L. Zemaitus; Preparator(s): Matthew R. Jones
Date Collected2005-10-21
Verbatim Date Collected21 October 2005
Year2005
Month10
Day21
End Day of Year294
Sampling Protocolsalvage
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyCape May County
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, New Jersey, Cape May County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCape May Point, State Ave
Verbatim LocalityNew Jersey: Cape May Co.; Cape May Pt., State Ave
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-08-11 05:01:32.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29408?seid=1097020
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29408
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34950
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; fat deposition=trace ; molt condition=none ; skull ossification=100 % ; weight=24.6 g; reproductive data=TE: 2 x 1.6 mm ; bursa=none ; stomach contents=empty
dwc:eventRemarkswindow kill?
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MSB:Bird:29408
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34495
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