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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityGambell
Latitude63.779601
Longitude-171.740277
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number119596
Collected ByCollector(s): Alaska Department Of Fish And Game
Date Collected2013-08-11

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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 NamePhoca largha
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Phocidae; Phocinae; Pallas, 1811
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyPhocidae
GenusPhoca
Specific Epithetlargha
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAnna Bryan
Date Identified2013-08-11
Previous IdentificationsPhoca largha (accepted ID) identified by Anna Bryan on 2013-08-11; method: student
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number119596
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=PL13GAM029
Preparationskidney (frozen); muscle (frozen); liver (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:119596?seid=2084844
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Date Collected2013-08-11
Verbatim Date Collected11-Aug-13
Year2013
Month08
Day11
End Day of Year223
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Saint Lawrence Island
ContinentNorth America
IslandSaint Lawrence Island
LocalityGambell
Verbatim LocalityGambell
Decimal Latitude63.779601
Decimal Longitude-171.740277
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates63.779601/-171.740277
Location According ToAren M. Gunderson
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters100000
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByAren M. Gunderson
Georeferenced Date2014-01-29 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-10-03 17:36:25.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:119596?seid=2084844
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:119596
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; curvilinear length=91.44 cm; axillary girth=60.96 cm; unformatted measurements=5.08 cm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:119596
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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