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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityPoint Hope, Igloo
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number8454
Collected ByCollector(s): Berry
Date Collected1956-05-22

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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 NameMicrotus oeconomus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetoeconomus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus oeconomus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8454
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=67
Preparationsskin; skull
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:8454?seid=1705010
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Berry
Date Collected1956-05-22
Verbatim Date Collected22 May 1956
Year1956
Month05
Day22
End Day of Year143
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Point Hope Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPoint Hope, igloo
Verbatim LocalityPoint Hope, igloo
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2012-07-08 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:8454?seid=1705010
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:8454
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:8454
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
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