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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityShakes Lake, S End Of Lake
Latitude56.75
Longitude-132.11
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number8856
Collected ByCollector(s): Michael Duffy
Date Collected1993-07-30

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http://www.uaf.edu/museum/collections/herb/

The Herbarium (ALA) at the University of Alaska Museum is the major regional herbarium in Alaska and part of a network of similar collections with an interest in the origin and evolution of the circumpolar flora. ALA contains more than 260,000 specimens of vascular and non-vascular plants. Data for the Vascular Plant and Cryptogam collections are managed separately in Arctos. Much of our understanding of Ice Age Beringia is based on botanical specimens, the largest collection of which is housed at ALA. Our recent acquisition from Iowa State University of the J. P. Anderson Collection (32,000 specimens on permanent loan) forms a significant part of this story. This collection of arctic and boreal plants, which contains 67 nomenclatural type specimens, formed the basis for much of Anderson’s seminal work, The Flora of Alaska. The botanical collection also includes plants from other states, Canada, Greenland, Fennoscandia, Japan, and Russia and provides a basis for teaching and research. Our botanical collection can be viewed and searched through the Arctos database and includes high resolution images of 163,000 herbarium sheets, online representation of 190,000 holdings, and inclusion of all holdings in an object-tracking system (barcode labeling).

Contacts

Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@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 Jordan Metzgar
RoleCollection Manager, Herbarium
Emailjsmetzgar@alaska.edu
Name Alan Batten
RoleResearch Associate, Herbarium
Emailfnarb@uaf.edu
Name Steffi Ickert-Bond
RoleCurator of the Herbarium (ALA)
Emailsmickertbond@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameArnica mollis
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Tracheophyta; Magnoliopsida; Asterales; Asteraceae; Hook.
KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderAsterales
FamilyAsteraceae
GenusArnica
Specific Epithetmollis
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2004-10-18
Previous IdentificationsArnica mollis (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2004-10-18; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number8856
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=V114789; original identifier=93-827
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:8856?seid=1515004
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=584961
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Michael Duffy
Date Collected1993-07-30
Verbatim Date Collected1993/07/30
Year1993
Month07
Day30
End Day of Year211
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Petersburg Quad, Tongass National Forest
ContinentNorth America
LocalityShakes Lake, S end of lake
Verbatim LocalityShakes Lake, S end of lake
Habitatlow gravelly island
Decimal Latitude56.75
Decimal Longitude-132.11
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates56.75/-132.11
Location According ToAlan R. Batten
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3615
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced ByAlan R. Batten
Georeferenced Date2004-10-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-25 20:26:27.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:8856?seid=1515004
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiesnumber of labels=1
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:8856
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:8856
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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