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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
LocalityHubbard Brook Lter (hb), #10
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF013888
Collected ByWilliam Miller
Date Collected2008-07-13

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This material is based on work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Nos. DEB 0640959, 0640847, and 0641051. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Field collections of habitats thought to contain tardigrades were made throughout the Long Term Ecological Research Sites (LTER’s) in the United States from 2007 – 2012. Other areas, both nationally and internationally were opportunistically sampled. Samples were processed at Fresno City College with identifications being done by FCC undergraduate students, supervised by Dr. Randy Miller, and Carl Johansson, with DNA being done at BYU on selected samples. Over 15,000 tardigrades were collected and processed during that time. Slides are distributed between FCC’s Robinson – Winter Museum of Natural History, Bohart Museum, and the Philadelphia Academy of Sciences.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMinibiotus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyMacrobiotidae
GenusMinibiotus
Scientific Name AuthorsSchuster, 1980
Specimen
Identified ByAlex Arnett
Catalog NumberF013888
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence ID18107FAD-68F5-4897-90D5-89508F5C0CE4
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWilliam Miller
Collector NumberHB10-01
Date Collected2008-07-13
Verbatim Date Collected7/13/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day13
Start Day of Year195
Collection Remarkstube (1); picked by: Alex Arnett (2010-12-02)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNew Hampshire
Continentnorth america
LocalityHubbard Brook LTER (HB), #10
Habitatlichen; birch
Other
Modified2016-04-15 15:32:26
ID34374
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=34374
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