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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityKiska Harbor
Latitude51.97823
Longitude177.53963
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeInsect Specimens
Catalog Number228636
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
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 NameAegialites
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Arthropoda; Insecta; Coleoptera; Salpingidae; Aegialitinae; Mannerheim, 1853
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderColeoptera
FamilySalpingidae
GenusAegialites
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCasey Bickford
Date Identified2012-09-06
Previous IdentificationsAegialites (accepted ID) identified by Casey Bickford on 2012-09-06; method: expert
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number228636
Other Catalog Numbersbarcode=243287; barcode=UAM100330939
Preparationswhole organism; tissue (frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeInsect specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:228636?seid=1864462
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Derek S. Sikes
Date Collected2010-08-06
Verbatim Date Collected6 AUG 2010
Year2010
Month08
Day06
End Day of Year218
Sampling Protocolforceps
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Bering Sea, United States, Alaska, Kiska Quad, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Kiska Island
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyBering Sea
Island GroupAleutian Islands
IslandKiska Island
LocalityKiska Harbor
Verbatim LocalityUSA: ALASKA: Kiska harbor
Habitatsplash zone boulder cracks
Decimal Latitude51.97823
Decimal Longitude177.53963
Maximum Elevation in Meters1
Minimum Elevation in Meters1
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Verbatim Coordinates51.97823/177.53963
Location According ToCasey Bickford
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters14
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByCasey Bickford
Georeferenced Date2012-09-06 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-02 11:25:42.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:228636?seid=1864462
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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:eventRemarks2010DSS083
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:228636
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:228636
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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