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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityKiska
Latitude52.1329
Longitude177.59616
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number237466
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes; Preparator(s): M. C. Mchugh
Date Collected2010-08-06

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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 NameColeoptera
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; ;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByIan MacDougall
Date Identified2013-07-15
Previous IdentificationsColeoptera (accepted ID) identified by Ian MacDougall on 2013-07-15; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number237466
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=UAM100336317
Preparationswhole organism (pinned)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:237466?seid=1987206
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes; Preparator(s): M. C. McHugh
Date Collected2010-08-06
Verbatim Date Collected6 AUG 2010
Year2010
Month08
Day06
End Day of Year218
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska
ContinentNorth America
LocalityKiska
Verbatim LocalityKiska
Habitatrock outcrop cracks midbeach
Decimal Latitude52.1329
Decimal Longitude177.59616
Maximum Elevation in Meters10
Minimum Elevation in Meters10
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates52.1329/177.59616
Location According ToIan MacDougall
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters35
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByIan MacDougall
Georeferenced Date2013-07-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-05-23 22:34:05.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:237466?seid=1987206
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34396
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatuschecked by collector
dwc:dynamicPropertiesage class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dwc:eventRemarks2010DSS082
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:237466
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:237466
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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