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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityW Bank Rabbit Creek
Latitude67.5151166667
Longitude-163.59005
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number55855
Collected ByCollector(s): Amy M. Runck, Nikolai E. Dokuchaev, Robert Foster, Kerynn Fisher, Eric Tomasik
Date Collected2001-07-16

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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 NameMyodes rutilus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMyodes
Specific Epithetrutilus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusvoucher of http://arctos.database.museum/name/Myodes rutilus">Myodes rutilus, page 3 in http://arctos.database.museum/publication/10007192">Baltensperger and Huettmann 2015
Identified ByShelby L. Surdyk
Date Identified2011-11-08
Previous IdentificationsMyodes rutilus (accepted ID) identified by Shelby L. Surdyk on 2011-11-08; method: student
Myodes rutilus identified by Link E. Olson on 2007-04-13; method: taxonomic revision
Clethrionomys rutilus identified by unknown; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number55855
Other Catalog NumbersAF=46222
Preparationsskin; skull; skull sample; tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); tissue (frozen); spleen (frozen); skeleton, postcranial; feces (K2Cr2O7); endoparasite; ectoparasite (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:55855?seid=556477
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Amy M. Runck, Nikolai E. Dokuchaev, Robert Foster, Kerynn Fisher, Eric Tomasik
Date Collected2001-07-16
Verbatim Date Collected16 Jul 2001
Year2001
Month07
Day16
End Day of Year197
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Noatak Quad, Cape Krusenstern National Monument
ContinentNorth America
LocalityW bank Rabbit Creek
Verbatim LocalityW bank of Rabbit Creek
Decimal Latitude67.5151166667
Decimal Longitude-163.59005
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates67d 30.907m N/163d 35.403m W
Location According ToAmy M. Runck
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters152.4
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByAmy M. Runck
Georeferenced Date2001-07-16 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:49.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:55855?seid=556477
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:55855
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:associatedOccurrences(host of) UAM:Ento http://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:277576
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; weight=17 g; reproductive data=T=10x6; enlarged epididymis ; total length=125 mm; tail length=26 mm; hind foot with claw=18 mm; ear from notch=12 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:55855
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdegrees dec. minutes
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