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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalitySalchaket Slough
Latitude64.7333333333
Longitude-148.0333333333
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number63587
Collected ByCollector(s): Mark Mcnay; Preparator(s): Mark Mcnay
Date Collected1999-02-01

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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 NameLynx canadensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Felidae; Kerr, 1792
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyFelidae
GenusLynx
Specific Epithetcanadensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMark McNay
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsLynx canadensis (accepted ID) identified by Mark McNay on 2000-09-12; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number63587
Other Catalog NumbersAF=27879; original identifier=6846
Preparationsskull; heart (frozen); liver (frozen); spleen (frozen); kidney (frozen)
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:63587?seid=439948
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Mark McNay; Preparator(s): Mark McNay
Date Collected1999-02-01
Verbatim Date CollectedFeb 1999
Year1999
Month02
Day01
End Day of Year32
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Fairbanks Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySalchaket Slough
Verbatim LocalitySalchaket Slough, Game Management Unit 20A
Decimal Latitude64.7333333333
Decimal Longitude-148.0333333333
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates64d 44m 0s N/148d 2m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1041
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-07-23 20:14:31.0
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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