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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySt. George Island
Latitude56.56968
Longitude-169.66714
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number113980
Collected ByCollector(s): Dave Sinnett; Preparator(s): Cristina Hansen
Date Collected2011-08-22

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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 NameVulpes lagopus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Canidae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyCanidae
GenusVulpes
Specific Epithetlagopus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAren M. Gunderson
Date Identified2014-02-07
Previous IdentificationsVulpes lagopus (accepted ID) identified by Aren M. Gunderson on 2014-02-07; method: taxonomic revision
Alopex lagopus identified by Dave Sinnett on 2011-08-22; method: student
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number113980
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=KH1026; original identifier=WS0040
Preparationsskull; muscle (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:113980?seid=1863823
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Dave Sinnett; Preparator(s): Cristina Hansen
Date Collected2011-08-22
Verbatim Date Collected8/22/11
Year2011
Month08
Day22
End Day of Year234
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Bering Sea, United States, Alaska, Pribilof Islands, Saint George Island
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyBering Sea
Island GroupPribilof Islands
IslandSaint George Island
LocalitySt. George Island
Verbatim LocalitySt. George Island
Decimal Latitude56.56968
Decimal Longitude-169.66714
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates56.56968/-169.66714
Location According ToAren M. Gunderson
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters139000
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByAren M. Gunderson
Georeferenced Date2012-08-28 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-12-04 12:14:46.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:113980?seid=1863823
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:113980
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:113980
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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