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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityBrooks Range
Latitude68.14498
Longitude-149.25371
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF014039
Collected ByCarl Johansson
Date Collected2008-07-24

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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 NameHypsibius pallidus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyHypsibiidae
GenusHypsibius
Specific Epithetpallidus
Scientific Name AuthorsThulin, 1911
Specimen
Identified ByErika Boreliz Alvarado
Catalog NumberF014039
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDB294CAE7-10EB-43D2-938A-39BE701A96ED
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCarl Johansson
Collector NumberBRCJ-001
Date Collected2008-07-24
Verbatim Date Collected7/24/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day24
Start Day of Year206
Collection Remarksslide 3, slide number 2 destroyed; picked by: Erika Boreliz Alvarado (2010-12-30)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityBrooks Range
HabitatMoss; Granite
Decimal Latitude68.14498
Decimal Longitude-149.25371
Verbatim Coordinates68.14498 149.25371
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID33516
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=33516
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