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CMNH Birds Collection

Latest version published by Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Apr 11, 2018 Cleveland Museum of Natural History

The Department of Ornithology at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History encompasses approximately 35,000 research specimens and more than a century of ornithological exploration around the world. The department was established in 2006 through a generous bequest from William A. and Nancy R. Klamm, whose donation created an endowed chair for the curator and department head.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 33,144 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

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Data as a DwC-A file download 33,144 records in English (2 MB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (6 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 KB)

Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

CMNH Birds Collection

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Cleveland Museum of Natural History. To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: f93694b5-e994-4c07-a95f-90b14d5cf5e7.  Cleveland Museum of Natural History publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Andy Jones
William A. and Nancy R. Klamm Endowed Chair and Curator of Ornithology
Cleveland Museum of Natural History 1 Wade Oval Drive 44106 Cleveland OH US +01 216-231-4600 x3332
https://www.cmnh.org/ornithology/collection-database

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Andy Jones
William A. and Nancy R. Klamm Endowed Chair and Curator of Ornithology
Cleveland Museum of Natural History 1 Wade Oval Drive 44106 Cleveland OH US +01 216-231-4600 x3332
https://www.cmnh.org/ornithology/collection-database

Who filled in the metadata:

Andy Jones
William A. and Nancy R. Klamm Endowed Chair and Curator of Ornithology
Cleveland Museum of Natural History 1 Wade Oval Drive 44106 Cleveland OH US +01 216-231-4600 x3332
https://www.cmnh.org/ornithology/collection-database

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
Laura Russell
VertNet Programmer
http://www.vertnet.org
Programmer
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
http://www.vertnet.org
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley​

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Class  Aves (Birds)

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=cmnh-birds