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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityLower Tonsina
Latitude61.654
Longitude-144.66
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number75248
Collected ByCollector(s): W. C. F.
Date Collected1953-07-15

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The UAM Insect collection is the northern-most facility of its kind in the United States. 98.5% of our records are from Alaska. Although a young collection (begun in 2000), we have recently surpassed 200,000 records representing over 1 million specimens (as of June 2014), making this collection the fourth largest in the US in entomology with data served to iDigBio. Over 99% of these records have been georeferenced. Over 75% of the pinned collection has been databased; approximately 10% of the wet collection has been databased. At least one specimen of every lowest identification, in both the pinned and wet collections, has been databased so we have a complete online taxon inventory of the collection. 136,257 specimens have been identified to the species level - these represent 2,869 species (23% are apparent new records for the state). Coleoptera, Odonata, and Hymenoptera are the most well-curated groups. 56,187 of these specimen records have been cited or otherwise used in 38 peer-reviewed publications. Please use this DOI to cite this collection / dataset: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7299/X75D8S0H

Contacts

Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
Name Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@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 Derek Sikes
RoleCurator of Insects
Emaildssikes@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlagiognathus obscurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Hemiptera; Miridae; Phylinae; Phylini; Uhler, 1872
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderHemiptera
FamilyMiridae
GenusPlagiognathus
Specific Epithetobscurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByR. Sailer
Date Identified1953
Previous IdentificationsPlagiognathus obscurus (accepted ID) identified by R. Sailer on 1953; method: expert Remark: Plagiognathus obscurus Uhler ['Plagiognathus obscurus Uhler 1872' found valid in NIN - CRC 7/7/2008] Det. date unknown, set to collection year.
Identification QualifierA
Identification RemarksPlagiognathus obscurus Uhler ['Plagiognathus obscurus Uhler 1872' found valid in NIN - CRC 7/7/2008] Det. date unknown, set to collection year.
Catalog Number75248
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=UAM100022884
Preparationswhole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexunknown
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:75248?seid=1671047
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): W. C. F.
Date Collected1953-07-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 vii 1953
Year1953
Month07
Day15
End Day of Year196
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLower Tonsina
Verbatim LocalityLower Tonsina
Decimal Latitude61.654
Decimal Longitude-144.66
Maximum Elevation in Meters210
Minimum Elevation in Meters210
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates61.654/-144.66
Location According ToSarah Huguet
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5000
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced BySarah Huguet
Georeferenced Date2010-08-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-12-05 16:08:03.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:75248?seid=1671047
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:75248
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34396
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by curator
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=unknown ; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGoogle Earth
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:75248
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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