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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityBonanza Creek, Evergreen Forest
Latitude64.705417
Longitude-148.323983
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF010468
Collected ByCarleigh Takemoto
Date Collected2008-07-26

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This material is based on work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Nos. DEB 0640959, 0640847, and 0641051. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Field collections of habitats thought to contain tardigrades were made throughout the Long Term Ecological Research Sites (LTER’s) in the United States from 2007 – 2012. Other areas, both nationally and internationally were opportunistically sampled. Samples were processed at Fresno City College with identifications being done by FCC undergraduate students, supervised by Dr. Randy Miller, and Carl Johansson, with DNA being done at BYU on selected samples. Over 15,000 tardigrades were collected and processed during that time. Slides are distributed between FCC’s Robinson – Winter Museum of Natural History, Bohart Museum, and the Philadelphia Academy of Sciences.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMacrobiotus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyMacrobiotidae
GenusMacrobiotus
Scientific Name AuthorsC.A.S. Schultze, 1834
Specimen
Identified ByCarleigh Takemoto
Catalog NumberF010468
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence ID11BDC7D5-6A18-4108-A231-6BFE324534CA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCarleigh Takemoto
Collector NumberBCEG-06
Date Collected2008-07-26
Verbatim Date Collected7/26/2008
Year2008
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year208
Collection Remarksslide 8; picked by: Carleigh Takemoto (2009-08-07)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityBonanza Creek, Evergreen Forest
HabitatBirch Tree; Log
Decimal Latitude64.705417
Decimal Longitude-148.323983
Verbatim Coordinates64.42'325 148.19'439
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID31026
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=31026
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