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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNuka River, 5 Km Northwest Storm Mtn.
Latitude59.6269444444
Longitude-150.6733333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number93556
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. Macdonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, Et Al.
Date Collected2003-07-09

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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 NameMyodes rutilus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMyodes
Specific Epithetrutilus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByLink E. Olson
Date Identified2007-04-13
Previous IdentificationsMyodes rutilus (accepted ID) identified by Link E. Olson on 2007-04-13; method: taxonomic revision
Clethrionomys rutilus identified by Stephen O. MacDonald on 2003-07-09; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number93556
Other Catalog NumbersIF: Idaho Frozen Tissue Collection=12031; U. S. National Park Service accession=KEFJ-00138; U. S. National Park Service catalog=KEFJ 4868
Preparationstissue (frozen); liver (frozen); whole organism, dissected (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:93556?seid=1290477
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. MacDonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, et al.
Date Collected2003-07-09
Verbatim Date Collected09-Jul-2003
Year2003
Month07
Day09
End Day of Year190
Collection RemarksSpecimen collected as part of the Beringian Coevolution Project. No endoparaistes found in the GI tract. No ectoparasites. Partially eaten.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Seldovia Quad, Kenai Fjords National Park
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNuka River, 5 km northwest Storm Mtn.
Verbatim LocalityNuka River, 5 km Northwest Storm Mtn.
Decimal Latitude59.6269444444
Decimal Longitude-150.6733333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates59d 37m 37s N/150d 40m 24s W
Location According ToStephen O. MacDonald
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters200
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByStephen O. MacDonald
Georeferenced Date2003-07-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 19:40:32.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:93556?seid=1290477
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:93556
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; weight=15.40 g; verbatim preservation date=09-Jul-2003 ; reproductive data=no plsc ; total length=112 mm; tail length=27 mm; hind foot with claw=19 mm; ear from notch=13 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:93556
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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