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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityMouth Of Takotna R, Kuskokwim R, Near Mcgrath
Latitude62.9638888889
Longitude-155.6036111111
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number72627
Collected ByCollector(s): Dusty L. Mcdonald; Preparator(s): Dusty L. Mcdonald
Date Collected1999-07-31

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMicrotus pennsylvanicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae; (Ord, 1815)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetpennsylvanicus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDusty L. McDonald
Date Identified1999-07-31
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus pennsylvanicus (accepted ID) identified by Dusty L. McDonald on 1999-07-31; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number72627
Other Catalog NumbersAF=31244
Preparationsskin; skull; tissue (frozen); liver (frozen); skeleton, postcranial
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:72627?seid=757093
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Dusty L. McDonald; Preparator(s): Dusty L. McDonald
Date Collected1999-07-31
Verbatim Date Collected31 Jul 1999
Year1999
Month07
Day31
End Day of Year212
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, McGrath Quad
ContinentNorth America
Localitymouth of Takotna R, Kuskokwim R, near McGrath
Decimal Latitude62.9638888889
Decimal Longitude-155.6036111111
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates62.9638888889/-155.6036111111
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:24.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:72627?seid=757093
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:72627
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; weight=26 g; reproductive data=T=9X3; scrotal ; total length=129 mm; tail length=33 mm; hind foot with claw=19 mm; ear from notch=12 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:72627
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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