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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityIcy Cape
Latitude70.3333333333
Longitude-161.8666666667
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number12672
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert L. Rausch; Preparator(s): Robert L. Rausch
Date Collected1956-01-17

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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 NameVulpes lagopus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Canidae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyCanidae
GenusVulpes
Specific Epithetlagopus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Vulpes lagopus">Vulpes lagopus in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10004757">Carmichael et al. 2007
Identified ByAren M. Gunderson
Date Identified2014-02-07
Previous IdentificationsVulpes lagopus (accepted ID) identified by Aren M. Gunderson on 2014-02-07; method: taxonomic revision
Alopex lagopus identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number12672
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=R16021
Preparationsskull; skull sample
Individual Count1
Life Stageyoung
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:12672?seid=1176407
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert L. Rausch; Preparator(s): Robert L. Rausch
Date Collected1956-01-17
Verbatim Date Collected17 Jan 1956
Year1956
Month01
Day17
End Day of Year17
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Wainwright Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIcy Cape
Verbatim LocalityIcy Cape
Decimal Latitude70.3333333333
Decimal Longitude-161.8666666667
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates70d 20m 0s N/161d 52m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1041
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-11-10 13:45:59.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:12672?seid=1176407
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:12672
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; age class=young
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:12672
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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