UAFMC Birds

Occurrence
Latest version published by University of Arkansas Collections Facility, UAFMC on Dec 22, 2016 University of Arkansas Collections Facility, UAFMC

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Description

The collection contains 1,678 sets of eggs from 551 species collected by Wheeler, Luther, and Tomlinson earlier in the century. There are also nests associated with many of the sets. Approximately 1,000 study skins from Douglas James, co-author of Arkansas Birds, form the main portion of the collection.

Data Records

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Rights

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is University of Arkansas Collections Facility, UAFMC. 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: 2bf0ebd2-cf6a-412b-b3eb-81d07106c946.  University of Arkansas Collections Facility, UAFMC publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Nancy McCartney
  • Metadata Provider
  • Custodian Steward
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Curator of Zoology
University of Arkansas Collections Facility
Biomass Research Center Room 125 - 2435 Hatch
72701 Fayetteville
AR
US
4705753456
Laura Russell
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VertNet Programmer
David Bloom
  • Programmer
VertNet Coordinator
John Wieczorek
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Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at Berkeley

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Class Aves

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