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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityS. Chilkat Pen. Pl.08
Latitude58.42731
Longitude-135.16019
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number149235
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
Date Collected2010-07-09

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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 NameBembidion sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Coleoptera; Carabidae; Trechinae; Bembidiini; Bembidiina; Bembidion Casey, 1924
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilyCarabidae
GenusBembidion
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDerek S. Sikes
Date Identified2014-12-30
Previous IdentificationsBembidion sp. (accepted ID) identified by Derek S. Sikes on 2014-12-30; method: taxonomic revision Remark: merging IDs 'Bembidion sp.' with 'Bembidion'
Bembidion sp. identified by Casey Bickford on 2010; method: student
Identification QualifierA sp.
Identification Remarksmerging IDs 'Bembidion sp.' with 'Bembidion'
Catalog Number149235
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=241439; barcode=UAM100274203
Preparationstissue (frozen); whole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:149235?seid=236406
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
Date Collected2010-07-08/2010-07-09
Verbatim Date Collected7/8-9
Sampling Protocolpitfall
Collection Remarks7/8-9 8
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
LocalityS. Chilkat Pen. pl.08
Verbatim LocalityS. Chilkat Pen. pl.8
Habitatsubalpine heath, Cassiope
Decimal Latitude58.42731
Decimal Longitude-135.16019
Maximum Elevation in Meters756
Minimum Elevation in Meters756
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location Remarkstransect plots
Verbatim Coordinates58.42731/-135.16019
Location According ToDerek S. Sikes
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters30
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByDerek S. Sikes
Georeferenced Date2010-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-02 11:25:42.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:149235?seid=236406
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34396
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by collector
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS Garmin 76CSX
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:149235
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:149235
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:eventTime2010-07-08/2010-07-09
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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