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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityWatson Lake
Latitude60.5369444444
Longitude-150.4594444444
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number98559
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. Macdonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, Et Al.
Date Collected2003-07-30

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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
Identified ByAren M. Gunderson
Date Identified2008-05-02
Previous IdentificationsMyodes rutilus (accepted ID) identified by Aren M. Gunderson on 2008-05-02; method: student
Clethrionomys rutilus identified by Stephen O. MacDonald on 2003-07-30; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number98559
Other Catalog NumbersIF: Idaho Frozen Tissue Collection=12858
Preparationsskull; tissue (frozen); cestode (ethanol); spleen (Alsever's solution); cestode (ethanol); liver (frozen); skeleton, postcranial; ectoparasite (ethanol/glycerin)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98559?seid=1110309
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Stephen O. MacDonald, Eric C. Waltari, Joseph A. Cook, et al.
Date Collected2003-07-30
Verbatim Date Collected30 July 2003
Year2003
Month07
Day30
End Day of Year211
Collection RemarksSpecimen collected as part of the Beringian Coevolution Project. Cysts on lungs. Cestodes found in the small intestine.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Kenai Quad, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
ContinentNorth America
LocalityWatson Lake
Verbatim LocalityWatson Lake
Decimal Latitude60.5369444444
Decimal Longitude-150.4594444444
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates60d 32m 13s N/150d 27m 34s W
Location According ToStephen O. MacDonald
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters200
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByStephen O. MacDonald
Georeferenced Date2003-07-29 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-25 20:28:40.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98559?seid=1110309
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusstudent
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98559
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:associatedOccurrences(host of) UAM:Ento http://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Ento:280148
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiestotal length=139 mm; tail length=35 mm; hind foot with claw=20 mm; ear from notch=14 mm; weight=31.6 g; sex=male ; reproductive data=T=15x9mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesglobal positioning system (transcription)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98559
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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