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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityBarrow
Latitude71.291
Longitude-156.789
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number36422
Collected ByCollector(s): Benjamin Itta; Preparator(s): Gordon H. Jarrell, Stephen W. Lewis
Date Collected1988-05-06

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The University of Alaska Museum (UAM) houses one of the 10 largest mammal collections in North America, with over 115,000 catalogued specimens. Over 90% of these are from Alaska and include unparalleled series of small mammals, carnivores, and marine mammals. Over 70,000 include frozen tissue samples housed in UAM's Genomic Resources facility. An average of 1,000 specimens are loaned to researchers each year.

Contacts

Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@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 Aren Gunderson
RoleMammals Collection Manager
Emailamgunderson@alaska.edu
Name Kyndall Hildebrandt
RoleGenomic Resources Collection Manager
Emailkbhildebrandt@alaska.edu
Name Link Olson
RoleCurator of Mammals
Emailleolson@alaska.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBalaena mysticetus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Cetacea; Balaenidae; Linnaeus, 1758
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCetacea
FamilyBalaenidae
GenusBalaena
Specific Epithetmysticetus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsBalaena mysticetus (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number36422
Other Catalog NumbersAF=15128; original identifier=88B8
Preparationsmuscle (frozen); kidney (frozen); muscle (frozen); liver (frozen); liver (frozen); kidney (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:36422?seid=95103
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Benjamin Itta; Preparator(s): Gordon H. Jarrell, Stephen W. Lewis
Date Collected1988-05-06
Verbatim Date Collected06 May 1988
Year1988
Month05
Day06
End Day of Year127
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Barrow Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBarrow
Verbatim LocalityBarrow
Decimal Latitude71.291
Decimal Longitude-156.789
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates71.291/-156.789
Location According ToKyndall Hildebrandt
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters16093.44
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByKyndall Hildebrandt
Georeferenced Date2002-09-18 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-07-24 23:29:28.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:36422?seid=95103
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:36422
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; unformatted measurements=Verbatim weight=X;ToL=7.5 m;TaL=X;HF=X;E=X;
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:36422
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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