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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityTanana Valley, Lower Berry Creek
Latitude63.96
Longitude-144.33
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number38734
Collected ByCollector(s): Lloyd A. Spetzman
Date Collected1957-07-06

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The Herbarium (ALA) at the University of Alaska Museum is the major regional herbarium in Alaska and part of a network of similar collections with an interest in the origin and evolution of the circumpolar flora. ALA contains more than 260,000 specimens of vascular and non-vascular plants. Data for the Vascular Plant and Cryptogam collections are managed separately in Arctos. Much of our understanding of Ice Age Beringia is based on botanical specimens, the largest collection of which is housed at ALA. Our recent acquisition from Iowa State University of the J. P. Anderson Collection (32,000 specimens on permanent loan) forms a significant part of this story. This collection of arctic and boreal plants, which contains 67 nomenclatural type specimens, formed the basis for much of Anderson’s seminal work, The Flora of Alaska. The botanical collection also includes plants from other states, Canada, Greenland, Fennoscandia, Japan, and Russia and provides a basis for teaching and research. Our botanical collection can be viewed and searched through the Arctos database and includes high resolution images of 163,000 herbarium sheets, online representation of 190,000 holdings, and inclusion of all holdings in an object-tracking system (barcode labeling).

Contacts

Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@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 Jordan Metzgar
RoleCollection Manager, Herbarium
Emailjsmetzgar@alaska.edu
Name Alan Batten
RoleResearch Associate, Herbarium
Emailfnarb@uaf.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCarex bonanzensis
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Tracheophyta; Liliopsida; Poales; Cyperaceae; Britton
KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderPoales
FamilyCyperaceae
GenusCarex
Specific Epithetbonanzensis
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Identified ByHeikki Toivonen
Date Identified1990-01-01
Previous IdentificationsCarex bonanzensis (accepted ID) identified by Heikki Toivonen on 1990-01-01; method: legacy Remark: perigynia and achenes studied by SEM
Identification QualifierA
Identification Remarksperigynia and achenes studied by SEM
Catalog Number38734
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=11889; original identifier=366
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:38734?seid=144010
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=640892
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Lloyd A. Spetzman
Date Collected1957-07-06
Verbatim Date Collected1957/07/06
Year1957
Month07
Day06
End Day of Year187
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Mt. Hayes Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityTanana Valley, Lower Berry Creek
Verbatim LocalityTanana Valley, Lower Berry Creek
Habitatwet silty depression
Decimal Latitude63.96
Decimal Longitude-144.33
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates63.96/-144.33
Location According ToAlan R. Batten
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3615
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByAlan R. Batten
Georeferenced Date2004-10-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-26 15:30:23.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:38734?seid=144010
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiesnumber of labels=1
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:38734
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:38734
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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