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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
LocalityFresno, Woodward Park
Latitude36.866667
Longitude-119.766667
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF004200
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Date Collected2008-03-03

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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 NameMilnesium
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderApochela
FamilyMilnesiidae
GenusMilnesium
Scientific Name AuthorsDoyère, 1840
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF004200
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDD056679C-0308-412E-A04B-616DF0EBCC1F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Collector NumberWOOD-07
Date Collected2008-03-03
Verbatim Date Collected3/3/2008
Year2008
Month3
Day3
Start Day of Year63
Collection RemarksSlide 2; picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2008-03-05)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceCalifornia
Continentnorth america
LocalityFresno, Woodward Park
HabitatMoss/Lichen; tree
Decimal Latitude36.866667
Decimal Longitude-119.766667
Verbatim Coordinates36'52.23 119'46.47
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID24444
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=24444
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