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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityTurnagain Arm, Bayshore Area, End Of Victor Road
Latitude61.1071944444
Longitude-149.9204722222
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number91773
Collected ByCollector(s): Barbara Mahoney; Preparator(s): University Of Alaska Museum Of The North
Date Collected2003-09-17

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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 NameDelphinapterus leucas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Cetacea; Monodontidae; (Pallas, 1776)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCetacea
FamilyMonodontidae
GenusDelphinapterus
Specific Epithetleucas
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByBarbara Mahoney
Date Identified2003-09-16
Previous IdentificationsDelphinapterus leucas (accepted ID) identified by Barbara Mahoney on 2003-09-16; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number91773
Other Catalog NumbersAF=56374
Preparationsskin (frozen); skin (frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stagejuvenile
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91773?seid=1701933
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=499630
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Barbara Mahoney; Preparator(s): University of Alaska Museum of the North
Date Collected2003-09-17
Verbatim Date Collected9/17/2003
Year2003
Month09
Day17
End Day of Year260
Collection RemarksTissues relating to this specimen in 75% EtOH before being frozen.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Anchorage Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTurnagain Arm, Bayshore area, end of Victor Road
Verbatim LocalityTurnagain Arm, Bayshore area, end of Victor Road.
Decimal Latitude61.1071944444
Decimal Longitude-149.9204722222
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates61d 6m 25.9s N/149d 55m 13.7s W
Location According ToBrandy K. Jacobsen
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters12
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByBrandy K. Jacobsen
Georeferenced Date2003-09-17 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-04-01 18:36:48.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91773?seid=1701933
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91773
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=juvenile ; verbatim preservation date=9/17/2003
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91773
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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