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COA Egg Collection (Arctos)

Latest version published by George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic on Jul 8, 2018 George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic

The George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic, houses extensive natural history collections that can be used by students, teachers, researchers, and artists. The Dorr Museum features dioramas of coastal Maine wildlife and a tide pool tank that houses a variety of live sea stars, hermit crabs, snails and other marine creatures. Visitors of all ages can touch, smell, listen and create while learning about the natural history of Maine. The Museum is housed in the original headquarters of Acadia National Park. All specimens and exhibits have been prepared by College of the Atlantic students as part of their academic experience.

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 119 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    119
  • ResourceRelationship 
    119
  • Multimedia 
    0

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 119 records in English (18 KB) - Update frequency: unknown
Metadata as an EML file download in English (8 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic. 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: 780dc52e-ae42-4475-9c42-f35f1de7f3c5.  George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic 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:

Scott Swann
Collections Manager
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street 04609 Bar Harbor ME US (207) 288-5395
https://www.coa.edu/dorr-museum

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Scott Swann
Collections Manager
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street 04609 Bar Harbor ME US (207) 288-5395
https://www.coa.edu/dorr-museum

Who filled in the metadata:

Scott Swann
Collections Manager
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street 04609 Bar Harbor ME US (207) 288-5395
https://www.coa.edu/dorr-museum

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
David Bloom
VertNet Coordinator
http://www.vertnet.org
Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
Point Of Contact
Dusty McDonald
Point Of Contact
Sean Murphy
Assistant Director of Information Technology
George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, College of the Atlantic 105 Eden Street 04609 Bar Harbor ME US (207) 801-5651
https://www.coa.edu/dorr-museum

Geographic Coverage

The Dorr Museum contains egg specimens from the United States, especially Maine but also Alaska.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Taxonomic Coverage

The Dorr Museum includes eggs of multiple bird orders, especially Charadriiformes and Passeriformes.

Class  Aves

Temporal Coverage

Living Time Period 1900 to present

Additional Metadata

http://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html

Alternative Identifiers 780dc52e-ae42-4475-9c42-f35f1de7f3c5
http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=coa_eggs