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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityValdez
Latitude61.11
Longitude-146.26
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodePlant Specimens (ala)
Catalog Number22753
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert L. Rausch
Date Collected1961-07-08

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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 NameLappula fremontii
Higher Classfication; Boraginaceae;
Kingdomplantae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
Orderboraginales
FamilyBoraginaceae
GenusLappula
Specific Epithetfremontii
Nomenclatural Codeunknown
Specimen
Identified BySusan Rolfsmeier
Date Identified2013-05-08
Previous IdentificationsLappula fremontii (accepted ID) identified by Susan Rolfsmeier on 2013-05-08; method: expert Remark: var. nelsonii var. nov. ined.
Lappula myosotis identified by unknown on 2004-10-18; method: legacy
Lappula squarrosa identified by Alan R. Batten on 2005-04-04; method: taxonomic revision
Identification QualifierA
Identification Remarksvar. nelsonii var. nov. ined.
Catalog Number22753
Other Catalog NumbersALAAC=V103866; original identifier=s.n.
Preparationswhole organism
Individual Count1
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodePlant specimens (ALA)
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:22753?seid=550919
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://arctos.database.museum/MediaSearch.cfm?collection_object_id=608720
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Robert L. Rausch
Date Collected1961-07-08
Verbatim Date Collected1961/07/08
Year1961
Month07
Day08
End Day of Year189
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Valdez Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityValdez
Verbatim LocalityValdez
HabitatSquirrel Creek, Valdez Road
Decimal Latitude61.11
Decimal Longitude-146.26
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates61.11/-146.26
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
Modified2015-08-16 15:04:01.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:22753?seid=550919
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusexpert
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:22753
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Herb:22753
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15621
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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