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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishMuskegon
LocalityT12n, R16w, S17, Ne 1/4 Of Ne 1/4
Latitude43.4390226
Longitude-86.2396717
Institution CodeUmmz
Collection CodeBirds
Catalog Number238116
Collected ByMyers, Philip
Date Collected2002-10-03

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Through the efforts of University of Michigan faculty-curators and staff, the Museum of Zoology (UMMZ) develops and maintains excellent zoological collections explicitly for use in research and education benefiting science, society, and the university. The faculty staff and various graduate students of the Birds Division conduct research on the phylogenetic relationships, evolution and behavior of a wide variety of birds using museum collections, molecular techniques, and captive and field studies. The skins collection consists of approximately 176,000 specimens (6th largest in North America; about 2/3 of the species of the world), housed in 224 cases (133 double, 190 single, 1 triple), approximately 5000 sq. feet. In addition to study skins, the collection also includes other special preparations such as 1457 flat pelts and 636 spread wings and tails. The skin collection contains 317 holotypes and 3 lectotypes. These are not available for loan. An annotated list is available (UMMZ Misc. Publ. No. 174, R. W. Storer, 1988). A list and images of our types are available electronically. Extinct species are represented also. The skeletons collection represents approximately 23,800 specimens, 3,500 species (4th largest in the world in number of specimens, 2nd in number of species after the U.S. National Museum) stored in 60 cases, approximately 700 sq. feet. The only families missing are: Mesoenatidae, Rhynochetidae, Dromadidae, Leptosomatidae, Oxyrunchidae, Acanthisittidae, Atrichornithidae, Hyposittidae, and Callaeidae. About 1/2 of the skeleton specimens are from the United States. Other geographic areas for which we have larger collections include: Argentina (830), Australia (485), Canada (435), Costa Rica (1000), Egypt (1000), Ghana (490), Mexico (650), New Caledonia (140), Paraguay (1160), Philippines (340), Surinam (370), and Tanzania (340). Additional collections include: Eggs and nests: 4,600 egg sets and 573 nests in 26 cases. Fluid collection: 4,250 specimens (18th largest in the world), 464 linear feet of shelving and 27 linear feet of floor space for tanks. Also available are 1100 fluid preserved syrinxes. Frozen tissues: Samples from about 4,800 individuals stored in an ultra-cold freezer.

Contacts

Name UMMZ Birds Data Group
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Emailummz-birds-data@umich.edu
Name Admins LSA IT
Rolenone
Emaillsa-it-infra-ipt-admins@umich.edu
Name Admins LSA IT
Rolenone
Emaillsa-it-infra-ipt-admins@umich.edu
Name UMMZ Birds Data Group
Rolenone
Emailummz-birds-data@umich.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCatharus guttatus
Higher ClassficationCatharus guttatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyTurdidae
GenusCatharus
Specific Epithetguttatus
Specimen
Catalog Number238116
Other Catalog NumbersBD-5844; TissueNum T-2386
PreparationsTissue; Y; M; |Skin; Y;
SexM
Institution CodeUMMZ
Collection Codebirds
Occurrence IDcc03a974-f924-11e2-b158-782bcb84bc75
Dataset NameBird Main
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMyers, Philip
Date Collected10-03-2002
Year2002
Month10
Day03
Collection RemarksJanet Hinshaw
Locality
CountryU.S.A.
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyMuskegon
Higher GeographyNorth America, U.S.A., Michigan, Muskegon
ContinentNorth America
LocalityT12N, R16W, S17, NE 1/4 of NE 1/4
Decimal Latitude43.4390226000
Decimal Longitude-86.2396717000
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNet/ORNIS Guidelines-GBIF Best Practices
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters296
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByMatthew Hasenjager
Georeferenced Date2008-12-18 00:00:00
Other
Modified2010-09-14 11:16:35.0
IDcc03a974-f924-11e2-b158-782bcb84bc75
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:dynamicProperties{"gonads":"testes: 1x2","weight":"31.5 g","set_mark":"28.9","clutch_size":"25","nest_remarks":"15-25 ft","egg_measurements":"0-18 in"}
dwc:georeferenceSourcesBioGeomancer
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusVerified by locality matchup
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