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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityClover Passage
Latitude55.4883333333
Longitude-131.8041666667
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number84979
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Vicki Vanek
Date Collected2002-01-31

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http://www.uaf.edu/museum/collections/mammal/

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 NamePhoca vitulina
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Phocidae; Phocinae; Linnaeus, 1758
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyPhocidae
GenusPhoca
Specific Epithetvitulina
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByVicki Vanek
Previous IdentificationsPhoca vitulina (accepted ID) identified by Vicki Vanek; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number84979
Other Catalog NumbersAF=47271
Preparationsskull; heart (frozen); blubber (frozen); liver (frozen); kidney (frozen); blubber (frozen); vibrissa; muscle (frozen); liver (frozen); stomach (frozen); embryo (frozen); reproductive tract (frozen); ovary (frozen); kidney (frozen); kidney (frozen) sample; liver (frozen) sample; heart (frozen) sample
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:84979?seid=1655167
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Anonymous; Preparator(s): Vicki Vanek
Date Collected2002-01-31
Verbatim Date Collected31 Jan 2002
Year2002
Month01
Day31
End Day of Year31
Collection RemarksCoat color dark.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Ketchikan Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityClover Passage
Verbatim LocalityClover Passage
Decimal Latitude55.4883333333
Decimal Longitude-131.8041666667
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates55d 29m 18s N/131d 48m 15s W
Location According ToVicki Vanek
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1207.008
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByVicki Vanek
Georeferenced Date2003-03-27 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-03-01 20:26:44.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:84979?seid=1655167
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dwc:informationWithheldmask collector
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:84979
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; reproductive data=pregnant ; numeric age=7 years; numeric age=1 years; axillary girth=102 cm; total length=135 cm; weight=156 lb
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:84979
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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