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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNear Igloo
Latitude65.15
Longitude-165.0666666667
Institution CodeUam
Collection CodeMammal Specimens
Catalog Number51847
Collected ByCollector(s): John J. Burns
Date Collected1969-07-09

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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 NameMyodes rutilus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Mammalia; Rodentia; Cricetidae; Arvicolinae;
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMyodes
Specific Epithetrutilus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByLink E. Olson
Date Identified2007-04-13
Previous IdentificationsMyodes rutilus (accepted ID) identified by Link E. Olson on 2007-04-13; method: taxonomic revision
Clethrionomys rutilus identified by unknown on 2000-09-12; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number51847
Other Catalog Numbersoriginal identifier=JJB 2169
Preparationsskull
Individual Count1
Sexfemale
Institution CodeUAM
Collection CodeMammal specimens
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51847?seid=1070442
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): John J. Burns
Date Collected1969-07-09
Verbatim Date Collected09 Jul 1969
Year1969
Month07
Day09
End Day of Year190
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceAlaska
Higher GeographyNorth America, United States, Alaska, Teller Quad
ContinentNorth America
Localitynear Igloo
Verbatim Localitynear Igloo
Decimal Latitude65.15
Decimal Longitude-165.0666666667
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Verbatim Coordinates65d 9m 0s N/165d 4m 0s W
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2000
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2000-09-09 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51847?seid=1070442
dwc:identificationVerificationStatustaxonomic revision
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51847
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34889
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dcterms:accessRightshttp://www.vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:dynamicPropertiessex=female ; unformatted measurements=Verbatim weight=30;ToL=114;TaL=23;HF=18;E=14; ; total length=114 mm; tail length=23 mm; hind foot with claw=18 mm; ear from notch=14 mm
dwc:georeferenceSourcesDictionary of Alaska Place Names (Orth, 1967)
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/UAM:Mamm:51847
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34847
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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