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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOregon
LocalityAndrews (and), Proxy Falls
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF006373
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Date Collected2008-06-26

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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 NameRamazzottius oberhaeuseri
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyRamazzottiidae
GenusRamazzottius
Specific Epithetoberhaeuseri
Scientific Name Authors(Doyère, 1840)
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Calloway
Catalog NumberF006373
PreparationsMolecular; preservative: Water
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence ID9BFAD971-7C10-435A-8EC0-599CFAC4531C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStephanie Calloway
Collector NumberPRFL-04B
Date Collected2008-06-26
Verbatim Date Collected6/26/2008
Year2008
Month6
Day26
Start Day of Year178
Collection RemarksTube; picked by: Stephanie Calloway (2008-07-15)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceOregon
Continentnorth america
LocalityAndrews (AND), Proxy Falls
HabitatLichen; ground near waterfall (moist)
Verbatim Coordinates44.12.80 122.15.31
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID23324
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=23324
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