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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityHelmericks Homestead
Latitude70.4333333333
Longitude-150.4
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number68691
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek J. Helmericks; Preparator(s): Derek J. Helmericks
Date Collected1997-08-11

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http://www.uaf.edu/museum/collections/mammal/

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 NameDicrostonyx groenlandicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; (Traill, 1823)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusDicrostonyx
Specific Epithetgroenlandicus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsDicrostonyx groenlandicus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number68691
Other Catalog NumbersAF=22257; original identifier=AF 22257
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:68691?seid=713760
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek J. Helmericks; Preparator(s): Derek J. Helmericks
Date Collected1997-08-11
Verbatim Date Collected11 Aug 1997
Year1997
Month08
Day11
End Day of Year223
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Harrison Bay Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHelmericks Homestead
Verbatim LocalityHelmericks Homestead
Decimal Latitude70.4333333333
Decimal Longitude-150.4
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates70d 26m 0s N/150d 24m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1041
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:68691?seid=713760
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:68691
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; weight=38 g; unformatted measurements=Verbatim weight=38;ToL=X;TaL=X;HF=X;E=X;
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:68691
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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