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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityShishmaref
Latitude66.2566666667
Longitude-166.0719444444
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number89350
Collected ByCollector(s): Gay Sheffield; Preparator(s): Eric D. Schiff
Date Collected2001-09-01

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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 NamePhoca largha
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Phocidae; Phocinae; Pallas, 1811
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyPhocidae
GenusPhoca
Specific Epithetlargha
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByGay Sheffield
Previous IdentificationsPhoca largha (accepted ID) identified by Gay Sheffield; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number89350
Other Catalog NumbersAF=59185; original identifier=SH-G02-01
Preparationsliver (frozen); dentary; kidney (frozen); spleen (frozen)
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89350?seid=593209
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Gay Sheffield; Preparator(s): Eric D. Schiff
Date Collected2001-09-01/2001-09-30
Verbatim Date CollectedSep 2001
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Shishmaref Quad, Sarichef Island
ContinentNorth America
IslandSarichef Island
LocalityShishmaref
Verbatim LocalityShishmaref
Decimal Latitude66.2566666667
Decimal Longitude-166.0719444444
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates66d 15m 24s N/166d 4m 19s W
Location According ToLourdes B. Barrelli
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3218.688
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByLourdes B. Barrelli
Georeferenced Date2003-03-26 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-07-25 19:38:09.0
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dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:89350
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2001-09-01/2001-09-30
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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