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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
Latitude63.75
Longitude-145.8333333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number5709
Collected ByCollector(s): P. E. Tovey
Date Collected1955-09-08

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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 NameLepus americanus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Lagomorpha; Leporidae; Erxleben, 1777
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderLagomorpha
FamilyLeporidae
GenusLepus
Specific Epithetamericanus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsLepus americanus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number5709
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=PET 470
Preparationsskull; femur
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5709?seid=1099818
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): P. E. Tovey
Date Collected1955-09-08
Verbatim Date Collected08 Sep 1955
Year1955
Month09
Day08
End Day of Year251
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Mt. Hayes Quad
ContinentNorth America
Decimal Latitude63.75
Decimal Longitude-145.8333333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates63d 45m 0s N/145d 50m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1041
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5709?seid=1099818
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5709
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; weight=916 g; unformatted measurements=Verbatim weight=916;ToL=380;TaL=47;HF=120;E=63; ; total length=380 mm; tail length=47 mm; hind foot with claw=120 mm; ear from notch=63 mm
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5709
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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