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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityJohnson River
Latitude60.0655
Longitude-152.7787
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number13854
Collected ByCollector(s): Unknown; Preparator(s): Alaska Department Of Fish And Game
Date Collected1968-04-27

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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 NameUrsus arctos
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Carnivora; Ursidae; Ursinae; (Linnaeus, 1758)
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyUrsidae
GenusUrsus
Specific Epithetarctos
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified Byunknown
Date Identified2000-09-12
Previous IdentificationsUrsus arctos (accepted ID) identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number13854
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=17240 11813
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexmale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:13854?seid=799382
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): unknown; Preparator(s): Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Date Collected1968-04-27
Verbatim Date Collected27 Apr 1968
Year1968
Month04
Day27
End Day of Year118
Collection Remarks*Age estimated from premolar sections.
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Kenai Quad
ContinentNorth America
LocalityJohnson River
Verbatim LocalityJohnson River
Decimal Latitude60.0655
Decimal Longitude-152.7787
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates60.0655/-152.7787
Location According ToGordon H. Jarrell
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters11300
Geodetic DatumWorld Geodetic System 1984
Georeferenced ByGordon H. Jarrell
Georeferenced Date2004-06-05 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:13854?seid=799382
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:13854
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=male
dwc:georeferenceSourcesUSGS Map
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:13854
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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