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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityDry Lake, Mile 1376 Alcan Highway
Latitude63.6902777778
Longitude-144.5258333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number51605
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph A. Cook, Et Al.; Preparator(s): Ryo Koyama
Date Collected1996-09-15

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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 NameMicrotus pennsylvanicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; (Ord, 1815)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetpennsylvanicus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Microtus pennsylvanicus">Microtus pennsylvanicus, page 3 in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10007192">Baltensperger and Huettmann 2015
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus pennsylvanicus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number51605
Other Catalog NumbersAF=17930
Preparationsskin; skull; tissue (frozen); liver (frozen); skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51605?seid=80135
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Joseph A. Cook, et al.; Preparator(s): Ryo Koyama
Date Collected1996-09-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 Sep 1996
Year1996
Month09
Day15
End Day of Year259
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Mt. Hayes Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDry Lake, mile 1376 Alcan Highway
Verbatim LocalityDry Lake, mile 1376 Alcan Highway
Decimal Latitude63.6902777778
Decimal Longitude-144.5258333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates63d 41m 25s N/144d 31m 33s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:24.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51605?seid=80135
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51605
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; reproductive data=T=1x2 ; unformatted measurements=Verbatim weight=16.2;ToL=105;TaL=30;HF=16;E=9; ; total length=105 mm; tail length=30 mm; hind foot with claw=16 mm; ear from notch=9 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51605
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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