CCBER Ornithology Collection

Occurrence dataset published by Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration

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Summary

Full Title

CCBER Ornithology Collection

Description

The collection contains about 8000 study skins and skeletons, of which 400 specimens are specifically allocated for teaching.

Temporal coverages

Formation period: late 1800 to current

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Administrative contact
Mireia Beas-Moix
Collections Manager
Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration Harder South, Building 578, MS-9615 93106-9615 Santa Barbara CA United States +01 805-893-2401
Metadata author
Laurie Hannah
Digital Resources Coordinator
Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration Harder South, Building 578, MS-9615 93106-9615 Santa Barbara CA United States +01 805-893-2506
Originator
Mireia Beas-Moix
Collections Manager
Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration Harder South, Building 578, MS-9615 93106-9615 Santa Barbara CA United States +01 805-893-2401

doi:10.15468/conul6

Published by

Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration

Publication Date

Feb 12, 2015

Registration Date

Dec 5, 2013

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Description

There is a good representation of species found in southern California, including the near ocean and the Channel Islands, and also many species found elsewhere in North America, more

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Programmer
John Wieczorek
Information Architect
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley
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David Bloom
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Laura Russell
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Beas-Moix

Taxonomic Coverage

The collection has especially large series of several species that have figured prominently in the literature on ornithology, evolution, behavior and physiology, such as the White-crowned Sparrow, Brown-headed Cowbird, Grebes, Acorn Woodpecker, Wrentit, Savannah Sparrow, and Spotted Towhee.

CLASS
Aves (birds)

Vertebrate Collections Management Project

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Funding

The data in this resource were funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Project Personnel

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Beas-Moix