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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityDiomede
Latitude65.7533333333
Longitude-168.9244444444
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number98217
Collected ByCollector(s): Gay Sheffield; Preparator(s): Sylvia Brunner
Date Collected2003-06-01

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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
Date Identified2003-06-30
Previous IdentificationsPhoca largha (accepted ID) identified by Gay Sheffield on 2003-06-30; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number98217
Other Catalog NumbersAF=64719; original identifier=DIO-117-03
Preparationsdentary; liver (frozen); liver (frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98217?seid=1276677
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Gay Sheffield; Preparator(s): Sylvia Brunner
Date Collected2003-06-01/2003-06-30
Verbatim Date CollectedJun 2003
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, Bering Strait, United States, Alaska, Teller Quad, Little Diomede Island
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyBering Strait
IslandLittle Diomede Island
LocalityDiomede
Verbatim LocalityDiomede
Decimal Latitude65.7533333333
Decimal Longitude-168.9244444444
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates65d 45m 12s N/168d 55m 28s W
Location According ToBrandy K. Jacobsen
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3218.688
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByBrandy K. Jacobsen
Georeferenced Date2007-06-15 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-06 19:32:12.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98217?seid=1276677
dwc:identificationVerificationStatusfield
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male ; numeric age=05 years; age class=adult
dwc:georeferenceSourcesAll Topo Maps: Alaska
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:98217
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2003-06-01/2003-06-30
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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