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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNorth Slope Borough Atigun Pass Alaska, Usa Philip Smith Mts. Quad
Latitude68.10064
Longitude-149.49974
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number117530
Collected ByCollector(s): Dave Keiter; Preparator(s): Andrew Baltensperger, Delaney N. Vinson
Date Collected2011-08-15

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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 NameMicrotus miurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMicrotus
Specific Epithetmiurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAndrew Baltensperger
Date Identified2011-08-15
Previous IdentificationsMicrotus miurus (accepted ID) identified by Andrew Baltensperger on 2011-08-15; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number117530
Other Catalog NumbersAF=78239; original identifier=AP51
Preparationsskull; tissue (frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stageimmature
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:117530?seid=1992258
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Dave Keiter; Preparator(s): Andrew Baltensperger, Delaney N. Vinson
Date Collected2011-08-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 August 2011
Year2011
Month08
Day15
End Day of Year227
Sampling Protocolmuseum special
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Philip Smith Mts. Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNorth Slope Borough Atigun Pass Alaska, USA Philip Smith Mts. Quad
Verbatim LocalityNorth Slope Burrough Atigun Pass Alaska, USA Philip Smith Mts. Quad
HabitatSalix sp./moss
Decimal Latitude68.10064
Decimal Longitude-149.49974
Maximum Elevation in Meters1134
Minimum Elevation in Meters1134
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates68.10064/-149.49974
Location According ToAndrew Baltensperger
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1983
Georeferenced ByAndrew Baltensperger
Georeferenced Date2011-08-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-07-11 17:01:44.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:117530?seid=1992258
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; total length=102 mm; tail length=17 mm; hind foot with claw=15 mm; ear from notch=12 mm; weight=17 g; age class=immature ; reproductive data=no plsc
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:117530
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:117530
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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