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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
County/ParishNorth Slope Borough
LocalityUmiat
Latitude69.3669444444
Longitude-152.1441666667
Institution CodeMvz
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number189547
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas J. Cade
Date Collected1958-07-19

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The MVZ mammal collection is the fourth largest in the United States and the second largest such collection associated with a U.S. academic institution. It contains over 228,000 skin, skull, skeleton and fluid-preserved specimens. Over 33,700 are also represented by frozen or fluid preserved tissues. The collection includes 364 type specimens, making it the fourth largest collection of such specimens in the US. Karyotype (chromosome) preparations are available for ca. 4,000 rodent specimens. These consist of slides of chromosome preparations and, in some cases, black and white photos and/or 35 mm negatives of chromosome spreads. The mammal collection also houses large series of lab-raised specimens from research by Francis B. Sumner, Richard D. Sage, and William Z. Lidicker.

Contacts

Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.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 Eileen Lacey
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailealacey@berkeley.edu
Name James Patton
RoleFaculty Curator of Mammals
Emailpatton@berkeley.edu
Name Chris Conroy
RoleStaff Curator of Mammals
Emailondatra@berkeley.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrotus oeconomus macfarlani
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; Merriam, 1900
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetoeconomus
Infraspecific Epithetmacfarlani
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMuseum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
Date Identified1999-01-27
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus oeconomus macfarlani (accepted ID) identified by Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley on 1999-01-27; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number189547
Preparationsskull; skin, study
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeMVZ
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:189547?seid=1524383
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas J. Cade
Date Collected1958-07-19
Verbatim Date Collected19 Jul 1958
Year1958
Month07
Day19
End Day of Year200
Collection RemarksJUVENILE
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
CountyNorth Slope Borough
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, North Slope Borough
ContinentNorth America
LocalityUmiat
Verbatim LocalityUmiat
Decimal Latitude69.3669444444
Decimal Longitude-152.1441666667
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates69d 22m 1s N/152d 8m 39s W
Location According ToYumiko Uchiro
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters708.11136
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByYumiko Uchiro
Georeferenced Date2002-05-10 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:33:38.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:189547?seid=1524383
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34904
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAll Topo Maps Alaska
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/MVZ:Mamm:189547
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34777
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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