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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityPalmer [usda Research Station]
Latitude61.56603
Longitude-149.25049
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number201632
Collected ByCollector(s): Unknown
Date Collected1963-07-29

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The UAM Insect collection is the northern-most facility of its kind in the United States. 98.5% of our records are from Alaska. Although a young collection (begun in 2000), we have recently surpassed 200,000 records representing over 1 million specimens (as of June 2014), making this collection the fourth largest in the US in entomology with data served to iDigBio. Over 99% of these records have been georeferenced. Over 75% of the pinned collection has been databased; approximately 10% of the wet collection has been databased. At least one specimen of every lowest identification, in both the pinned and wet collections, has been databased so we have a complete online taxon inventory of the collection. 136,257 specimens have been identified to the species level - these represent 2,869 species (23% are apparent new records for the state). Coleoptera, Odonata, and Hymenoptera are the most well-curated groups. 56,187 of these specimen records have been cited or otherwise used in 38 peer-reviewed publications. Please use this DOI to cite this collection / dataset: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7299/X75D8S0H

Contacts

Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@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 Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDiptera
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; ;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderDiptera
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySarah Meierotto
Date Identified2011
Previous IdentificationsDiptera (accepted ID) identified by Sarah Meierotto on 2011; method: student Remark: Det. date unknown, set to record creation date.
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksDet. date unknown, set to record creation date.
Catalog Number201632
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=UAM100317275
Preparationswhole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:201632?seid=333438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): unknown
Date Collected1963-07-29
Verbatim Date CollectedJuly 29 1963
Year1963
Month07
Day29
End Day of Year210
Sampling Protocolrotary trap
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPalmer [USDA Research Station]
Verbatim LocalityPalmer [USDA Research Station]
Decimal Latitude61.56603
Decimal Longitude-149.25049
Maximum Elevation in Meters90
Minimum Elevation in Meters5
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location Remarksuse for all old Palmer accession specimens.
Verbatim Coordinates61.56603/-149.25049
Location According ToDerek S. Sikes
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1000
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByDerek S. Sikes
Georeferenced Date2007-05-25 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-06-08 19:52:43.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:201632?seid=333438
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:201632
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34396
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by curator
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth v4.0.2414.0 (Mac OS)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:201632
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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