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Specimen Record

ContinentArctic Ocean
LocalitySpecific Locality Unknown
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number16457
Collected ByCollector(s): D. Ahlakock
Date Collected1966-12-05

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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 NameUrsus maritimus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Ursidae; Ursinae; Phipps, 1774
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyUrsidae
GenusUrsus
Specific Epithetmaritimus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsUrsus maritimus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number16457
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=ADFG12516
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:16457?seid=1103639
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): D. Ahlakock
Date Collected1966-12-05
Verbatim Date Collected05 Dec 1966
Year1966
Month12
Day05
End Day of Year339
Locality
Higher GeographyArctic Ocean, Chukchi Sea
ContinentArctic Ocean
Water BodyChukchi Sea
Localityspecific locality unknown
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:16457?seid=1103639
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:16457
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:16457
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
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