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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
LocalityKellogg Biological Station, Sf2
Latitude42.41325
Longitude-85.39253
Institution CodeRwmnh
Collection CodeTardigrades
Catalog NumberF005529
Collected ByWilliam Miller
Date Collected2007-08-04

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This material is based on work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Nos. DEB 0640959, 0640847, and 0641051. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Field collections of habitats thought to contain tardigrades were made throughout the Long Term Ecological Research Sites (LTER’s) in the United States from 2007 – 2012. Other areas, both nationally and internationally were opportunistically sampled. Samples were processed at Fresno City College with identifications being done by FCC undergraduate students, supervised by Dr. Randy Miller, and Carl Johansson, with DNA being done at BYU on selected samples. Over 15,000 tardigrades were collected and processed during that time. Slides are distributed between FCC’s Robinson – Winter Museum of Natural History, Bohart Museum, and the Philadelphia Academy of Sciences.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMinibiotus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumTardigrada
ClassEutardigrada
OrderParachela
FamilyMacrobiotidae
GenusMinibiotus
Scientific Name AuthorsSchuster, 1980
Specimen
Identified ByStephanie Kierejczyk
Catalog NumberF005529
PreparationsSlidemount; preservative: PVA
Institution CodeRWMNH
Collection CodeTardigrades
Occurrence IDF278FFD7-3C09-4145-A481-CE2C582F6349
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWilliam Miller
Collector NumberKBS2-26
Date Collected2007-08-04
Verbatim Date Collected8/4/2007
Year2007
Month8
Day4
Start Day of Year216
Collection RemarksSlide 1; picked by: Stephanie Kierejczyk (2008-05-13)
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceMichigan
Continentnorth america
LocalityKellogg Biological Station, SF2
HabitatMoss
Decimal Latitude42.41325
Decimal Longitude-85.39253
Verbatim Coordinates42.41325 85.39253
Other
Modified2017-01-12 03:18:21
ID20278
dwc:collectionID9ddb9f89-cdd5-4048-ac91-aa1cc0049358
dwc:dispositionduplicates elsewhere
dcterms:referenceshttp://mywaterbears.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=20278
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