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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
Locality2.2 Miles W Of Old Steese On College Rd.
Latitude64.86338
Longitude-147.75972
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number160114
Collected ByCollector(s): Kathryn Sommerman
Date Collected1948-05-26

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The UAM Insect collection is the northern-most facility of its kind in the United States. 98.5% of our records are from Alaska. Although a young collection (begun in 2000), we have recently surpassed 200,000 records representing over 1 million specimens (as of June 2014), making this collection the fourth largest in the US in entomology with data served to iDigBio. Over 99% of these records have been georeferenced. Over 75% of the pinned collection has been databased; approximately 10% of the wet collection has been databased. At least one specimen of every lowest identification, in both the pinned and wet collections, has been databased so we have a complete online taxon inventory of the collection. 136,257 specimens have been identified to the species level - these represent 2,869 species (23% are apparent new records for the state). Coleoptera, Odonata, and Hymenoptera are the most well-curated groups. 56,187 of these specimen records have been cited or otherwise used in 38 peer-reviewed publications. Please use this DOI to cite this collection / dataset: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7299/X75D8S0H

Contacts

Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@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 Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOchlerotatus punctor
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Diptera; Culicidae; Aedini; (Kirby)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderDiptera
FamilyCulicidae
GenusOchlerotatus
Specific Epithetpunctor
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByKathryn Sommerman
Date Identified1948
Previous IdentificationsOchlerotatus punctor (accepted ID) identified by Kathryn Sommerman on 1948; method: expert Remark: Prior id = Aedes punctor (Kirby)
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksPrior id = Aedes punctor (Kirby)
Catalog Number160114
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=C50144; original identifier=514
Preparationswhole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:160114?seid=1250685
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Kathryn Sommerman
Date Collected1948-05-26
Verbatim Date CollectedMay 26
Year1948
Month05
Day26
End Day of Year147
Collection Remarks514
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
Locality2.2 miles W of Old Steese on College Rd.
Verbatim Locality2.2 miles W of Old Steese on College Rd.
Decimal Latitude64.86338
Decimal Longitude-147.75972
Maximum Elevation in Meters135
Minimum Elevation in Meters135
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location RemarksStation 514 for K.M. Sommerman specimens. Small pools and pond with marshy borders on north side of road. SAH 1/28/2011
Verbatim Coordinates64.86338/-147.75972
Location According ToSarah Huguet
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters100
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced BySarah Huguet
Georeferenced Date2011-01-28 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-12-15 12:20:02.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:160114?seid=1250685
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:160114
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34396
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by curator
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth and GPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:eventRemarksthere is also a 9 on the label
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:160114
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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