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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySe Side Of Walker Lake
Latitude67.1031944444
Longitude-154.2740555556
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number79555
Collected ByCollector(s): Amy M. Runck, John Burch, Terri Ball, John H. Bender
Date Collected2002-08-07

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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 NameSynaptomys borealis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; (Richardson, 1828)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusSynaptomys
Specific Epithetborealis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Synaptomys borealis">Synaptomys borealis, page 3 in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10007192">Baltensperger and Huettmann 2015
Identified ByAmy M. Runck
Previous IdentificationsSynaptomys borealis (accepted ID) identified by Amy M. Runck; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number79555
Other Catalog NumbersAF=59134
Preparationstissue (frozen); ectoparasite (ethanol/glycerin); whole organism (ethanol); feces (K2Cr2O7); liver (frozen); spleen (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:79555?seid=883770
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amy M. Runck, John Burch, Terri Ball, John H. Bender
Date Collected2002-08-07
Verbatim Date Collected07 Aug 2002
Year2002
Month08
Day07
End Day of Year219
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Survey Pass Quad, Gates of the Arctic National Park
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySE side of Walker Lake
Verbatim LocalitySE side of Walker Lake
Decimal Latitude67.1031944444
Decimal Longitude-154.2740555556
Maximum Elevation in Meters216
Minimum Elevation in Meters216
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates67d 6m 11.5s N/154d 16m 26.6s W
Location According ToJohn Burch
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters25
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByJohn Burch
Georeferenced Date2002-11-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-18 23:30:46.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:79555?seid=883770
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:79555
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:associatedOccurrences(host of) UAM:Ento http://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:279513
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; weight=17.20 g; reproductive data=vagina imperforate ; total length=117 mm; tail length=20 mm; hind foot with claw=19 mm; ear from notch=10 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:79555
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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