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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityN Side Hess Creek, Gravel Pit
Latitude65.67
Longitude-149.11
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number63035
Collected ByCollector(s): John A. Haddix
Date Collected2000-12-01

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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 NameCastor canadensis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Castoridae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCastoridae
GenusCastor
Specific Epithetcanadensis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAren M. Gunderson
Date Identified2008-04-15
Previous IdentificationsCastor canadensis (accepted ID) identified by Aren M. Gunderson on 2008-04-15; method: student
Castor canadensis identified by John A. Haddix; method: field
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number63035
Other Catalog NumbersAF=42331
Preparationsskull; spleen (frozen); heart (frozen); kidney (frozen); liver (frozen); kidney (frozen) sample
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:63035?seid=1111850
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): John A. Haddix
Date Collected2000-12-01/2000-12-31
Verbatim Date CollectedDec 2000
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Livengood Quad, Caribou-Poker Creek Research Watershed
ContinentNorth America
LocalityN side Hess Creek, gravel pit
Verbatim LocalityHess Creet at Elliot (=Dalton) Highway
Decimal Latitude65.67
Decimal Longitude-149.11
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates65.67/-149.11
Location According ToPatrick W. Cotter
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters50
Geodetic DatumNorth American Datum 1927
Georeferenced ByPatrick W. Cotter
Georeferenced Date2002-04-17 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-24 20:02:50.0
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
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dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:63035
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2000-12-01/2000-12-31
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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