Occurrence record: CMNAV:CMNAV 7881

PreservedSpecimen of Nyctea scandiaca (Linnaeus, 1758) | Snowy Owl recorded on 1914-05-23


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Bird Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Bird Collection
Catalog number CMNAV 7881
Occurrence ID 814d2f37-f53e-53e4-7380-151c89d8afd8
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations skin / peau
Collector Anderson, M. Rudolph
Supplied as "Anderson, Rudolph M."
Record number 177
Sex female
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/kz82-zrb1
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Bird
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Nyctea scandiaca (CMNAV 7881)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/ugumqx
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNAV
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1914-05-23
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1914-05-23


Scientific name Nyctea scandiaca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Supplied scientific name "Nyctea scandiaca"
Taxon rank species
Common name Snowy Owl
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Strigiformes
Family Strigidae
Genus Bubo
Species Nyctea scandiaca
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country United States
State / Province Alaska
Locality LOCNM: Humphrey Point, Arctic Coast
Latitude 69.963262
Longitude -142.530441
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNAV 7881
County North Slope Borough
Municipality Humphrey Pt.
Verbatim longitude 142° 31' 50" W
Verbatim latitude 69° 57' 48" N

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