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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityPoint Hope
Latitude68.2052777778
Longitude-166.7408333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number5046
Collected ByCollector(s): Otto William Geist; Preparator(s): Otto William Geist

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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 NameUrsus maritimus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Ursidae; Ursinae; Phipps, 1774
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyUrsidae
GenusUrsus
Specific Epithetmaritimus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsUrsus maritimus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number5046
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=009
Preparationshumerus
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5046?seid=211166
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Otto William Geist; Preparator(s): Otto William Geist
Date Collected1880-01-01/1984-01-01
Verbatim Date Collecteddate unknown
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Chukchi Sea, United States, Alaska, Point Hope Quad
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyChukchi Sea
LocalityPoint Hope
Decimal Latitude68.2052777778
Decimal Longitude-166.7408333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates68d 12m 19s N/166d 44m 27s W
Location According ToKyndall Hildebrandt
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters16093.44
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKyndall Hildebrandt
Georeferenced Date2003-04-03 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-08-30 15:19:47.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5046
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:eventRemarksDefault assumption for began date.
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:5046
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1880-01-01/1984-01-01
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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