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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryNorthern Mariana Islands
LocalityTinian Island
Latitude16.62567
Longitude145.78378
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeBird Specimens
Catalog Number95084
Collected ByCollector(s): Richard E. Genelly
Date Collected1945-04-04

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http://mvz.berkeley.edu/Bird_Collection.html

The MVZ bird collection is one of the largest in the United States. It houses over 185,000 catalogued specimens, including 174 holotype and 2 syntypes. The majority of specimens are study skins, but the collection also contains over 21,000 skeletal specimens and 3,200 fluid-preserved specimens. Other types of preparations include flat specimens (wings, skins) and body skins with skeletons ("schmoos"). Tissues, anatomical parts (e.g., syrinx, stomach contents), and parasites are routinely preserved with specimens. Many specimens also are associated with cataloged audio recordings.

Contacts

Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.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 Rauri Bowie
RoleFaculty Curator of Birds
Emailbowie@berkeley.edu
Name Carla Cicero
RoleStaff Curator of Birds
Emailccicero@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGallinula chloropus guami
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Aves; Gruiformes; Rallidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderGruiformes
FamilyRallidae
GenusGallinula
Specific Epithetchloropus
Infraspecific Epithetguami
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsGallinula chloropus guami (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number95084
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=2860
Preparationsskin, study
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeBird specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:95084?seid=874598
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Richard E. Genelly
Collector Number2860
Date Collected1945-04-04
Verbatim Date Collected4 Apr 1945
Year1945
Month04
Day04
End Day of Year94
Locality
CountryCommonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Higher GeographyPacific Ocean, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Mariana Islands, Tinian Island
ContinentPacific Ocean
Island GroupMariana Islands
IslandTinian Island
LocalityTinian Island
Verbatim LocalityTinian Is.
Decimal Latitude16.62567
Decimal Longitude145.78378
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates16.62567/145.78378
Location According ToKristina Yamamoto
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters362723
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByKristina Yamamoto
Georeferenced Date2003-08-04 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-09-17 21:32:43.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:95084?seid=874598
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:95084
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34952
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; age=u juv.
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUS CIA Northern Mariana Islands 1989, 1:4,500,000
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Bird:95084
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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