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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityAlaska Range, Ruth Glacier, 11 Km Ssw Of Mouth Of Great Gorge, W Side Of Glacier Valley
Latitude62.78
Longitude-150.71
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number56132
Collected ByCollector(s): George W. Argus
Date Collected2001-07-05

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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 NameSalix reticulata
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Tracheophyta; Magnoliopsida; Malpighiales; Salicaceae; L.
KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderMalpighiales
FamilySalicaceae
GenusSalix
Specific Epithetreticulata
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Identified ByGeorge W. Argus
Date Identified2001-01-01
Previous IdentificationsSalix reticulata (accepted ID) identified by George W. Argus on 2001-01-01; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number56132
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=V141106; U. S. National Park Service accession=DENA-00521; U. S. National Park Service catalog=DENA 13718; original identifier=13972
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:56132?seid=1431179
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=675042
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): George W. Argus
Date Collected2001-07-05
Verbatim Date Collected2001/07/05
Year2001
Month07
Day05
End Day of Year186
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Talkeetna Quad, Denali National Park and Preserve
ContinentNorth America
LocalityAlaska Range, Ruth Glacier, 11 km SSW of mouth of Great Gorge, W side of glacier valley
Verbatim LocalityAlaska Range, Ruth Glacier, 11 km SSW of mouth of Great Gorge, W side of glacier valley
HabitatE-facing slopes, alpine tundra snowbed at edge of streamm layering in moss mat
Decimal Latitude62.78
Decimal Longitude-150.71
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates62.78/-150.71
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
Modified2012-07-21 20:09:36.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:56132?seid=1431179
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:56132
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:56132
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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