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Specimen Record

ContinentAntarctica
State/ProvinceRoss Dependency
LocalityBig Razorback Island
Latitude-77.684
Longitude-166.48
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number91370
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas S. Gelatt; Preparator(s): University Of Alaska Museum Of The North
Date Collected1997-11-06

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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 NameLeptonychotes weddellii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Phocidae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyPhocidae
GenusLeptonychotes
Specific Epithetweddellii
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByThomas S. Gelatt
Date Identified1997-11-06
Previous IdentificationsLeptonychotes weddellii (accepted ID) identified by Thomas S. Gelatt on 1997-11-06; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number91370
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=6678; original identifier=77TT
Preparationsskin (frozen); blood (frozen); blood (frozen); blood serum (frozen); blood (frozen) sample; skin (frozen) sample
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91370?seid=1722974
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Thomas S. Gelatt; Preparator(s): University of Alaska Museum of the North
Date Collected1997-11-06
Verbatim Date Collected06 Nov 1997
Year1997
Month11
Day06
End Day of Year310
Collection Remarks96 male - born ''84 @ Braz
Locality
State / ProvinceRoss Dependency
Higher GeographyAntarctica, Ross Sea, Ross Dependency, McMurdo Sound, Big Razorback Island
ContinentAntarctica
Water BodyRoss Sea
IslandBig Razorback Island
LocalityBig Razorback Island
Verbatim LocalityNo Specific locality recorded.
Decimal Latitude-77.684
Decimal Longitude-166.48
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates-77.684/-166.48
Location According ToThomas S. Gelatt
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1140
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByThomas S. Gelatt
Georeferenced Date2003-11-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-12-18 11:40:20.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91370?seid=1722974
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91370
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; age class=adult ; numeric age=12 years; verbatim preservation date=11/6/1997
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:91370
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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