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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySpecific Locality Unknown
Latitude60.4380555556
Longitude-151.9472222222
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number2280
Collected ByCollector(s): Jack E. Gross; Preparator(s): J. D. Griffin
Date Collected1880-01-02

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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 NameCastor canadensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Castoridae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCastoridae
GenusCastor
Specific Epithetcanadensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsCastor canadensis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number2280
Preparationsskull; femur
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:2280?seid=1504202
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Jack E. Gross; Preparator(s): J. D. Griffin
Date Collected1880-01-01/2004-04-14
Verbatim Date CollectedBefore 3 Nov 2003
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Gulf of Alaska, United States, Alaska, Kenai Quad, Kalgin Island
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyGulf of Alaska
IslandKalgin Island
Localityspecific locality unknown
Decimal Latitude60.4380555556
Decimal Longitude-151.9472222222
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates60d 26m 17s N/151d 56m 50s W
Location According ToBrandy K. Jacobsen
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters14484.096
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByBrandy K. Jacobsen
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-02-09 19:09:02.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:2280?seid=1504202
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:2280
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:eventRemarksDefault assumption for began date.; Default assumption for ended date.
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:2280
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime1880-01-01/2004-04-14
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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