× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNuka Bay, North Arm
Latitude59.5625
Longitude-150.5222222222
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number94135
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. Macdonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, Et Al.
Date Collected2003-07-11

From Recordset

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
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameSorex cinereus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Soricomorpha; Soricidae; Soricinae; Soricini; Kerr, 1792
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderSoricomorpha
FamilySoricidae
GenusSorex
Specific Epithetcinereus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAren M. Gunderson
Date Identified2008-05-01
Previous IdentificationsSorex cinereus (accepted ID) identified by Aren M. Gunderson on 2008-05-01; method: student
Sorex cinereus identified by Stephen O. MacDonald on 2003-07-11; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number94135
Other Catalog NumbersIF: Idaho Frozen Tissue Collection=12324; U. S. National Park Service accession=KEFJ-00138; U. S. National Park Service catalog=KEFJ 5447
Preparationsskull; tissue (frozen); liver (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:94135?seid=230480
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. MacDonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, et al.
Date Collected2003-07-11
Verbatim Date Collected11-Jul-2003
Year2003
Month07
Day11
End Day of Year192
Collection RemarksSpecimen collected as part of the Beringian Coevolution Project.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Seldovia Quad, Kenai Fjords National Park
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNuka Bay, north arm
Verbatim LocalityNuka Bay, North Arm
Decimal Latitude59.5625
Decimal Longitude-150.5222222222
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates59d 33m 45s N/150d 31m 20s W
Location According ToStephen O. MacDonald
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters100
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByStephen O. MacDonald
Georeferenced Date2003-07-11 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-03-11 15:43:17.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:94135?seid=230480
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:94135
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; weight=4.2 g; verbatim preservation date=11-Jul-2003 ; total length=107 mm; tail length=43 mm; hind foot with claw=13 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:94135
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
specimen list