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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
Locality5 Miles Nw Of Point Near Point Hope
Latitude68.3402777778
Longitude-166.8472222222
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number89261
Collected ByCollector(s): United States Fish And Wildlife Service; Preparator(s): Thomas J. Evans
Date Collected1998-02-07

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The University of Alaska Museum (UAM) houses one of the 10 largest mammal collections in North America, with over 115,000 catalogued specimens. Over 90% of these are from Alaska and include unparalleled series of small mammals, carnivores, and marine mammals. Over 70,000 include frozen tissue samples housed in UAM's Genomic Resources facility. An average of 1,000 specimens are loaned to researchers each year.

Contacts

Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Dusty McDonald
RoleArctos Database Programmer
Emaildlmcdonald@alaska.edu
Name Aren Gunderson
RoleMammals Collection Manager
Emailamgunderson@alaska.edu
Name Kyndall Hildebrandt
RoleGenomic Resources Collection Manager
Emailkbhildebrandt@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameUrsus maritimus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Ursidae; Ursinae; Phipps, 1774
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyUrsidae
GenusUrsus
Specific Epithetmaritimus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByThomas J. Evans
Previous IdentificationsUrsus maritimus (accepted ID) identified by Thomas J. Evans; method: student
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number89261
Other Catalog NumbersAF=43131; original identifier=980528 MA
Preparationsmuscle (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89261?seid=435120
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): United States Fish and Wildlife Service; Preparator(s): Thomas J. Evans
Date Collected1998-02-07
Verbatim Date Collected07 Feb 1998
Year1998
Month02
Day07
End Day of Year38
Collection RemarksBear ID 2158, certificate ID 15523.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Chukchi Sea, United States, Alaska, Point Hope Quad
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyChukchi Sea
Locality5 miles NW of point near Point Hope
Verbatim Locality5 miles NW of point near Point Hope
Decimal Latitude68.3402777778
Decimal Longitude-166.8472222222
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates68d 20m 25s N/166d 50m 50s W
Location According ToJennifer L. Ostler
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1609.344
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByJennifer L. Ostler
Georeferenced Date2003-04-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-25 11:27:00.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89261?seid=435120
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89261
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89261
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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